Below is a list of some of our favourite photography locations in the City Area
Manicured traditional gardens with bridge and waterfall. Bookings necessary with Perth City Council (9265 3333) and a fee is charged. Popular for civil marriage ceremonies.
Traditional gardens with bridges over lily ponds. Bookings necessary with Perth City Council (9265 3333) and a fee is charged. If there is a sporting event on at the WA Cricket ground then there maybe a problem with parking.
Tel: 9480 3600
Wishing Well near War Memorial, Fraser Avenue
Photos taken with the city skyline in the background are always appreciated by relatives and friends outside WA. More suitable for a few quick photographs just of the bride and groom before moving to a more traditional setting such as the Botanic Gardens.
Botanic Gardens/Pioneer Women’s Memorial
Wonderful garden setting with a variety of backgrounds.
Glendower Street, Highgate
Old fashioned park with lake, beautiful soft lighting through weeping willow trees with lake background. Hyde Park is fantastic in November when the Jacarandas are in full bloom and looking stunning – its like walking on a sea of purple & looks fab in photos.
Royal Street, East Perth
Often used by fashion photographers where the backdrop of ultra modern buildings enables creative and different photographs. Small garden area where back lit photographs taken under the trees in autumn and spring are attractive.
Corner Royal Street & Trafalgar Road, East Perth
New Park in the East Perth redevelopment area overlooking the Claisebrook inlet, Attractive location with variety of settings.
Mounts Bay Road
Garden and lake setting enables a wide variety of photographs to be taken with garden, lake or city skyline backgrounds. Kings Park is within easy walking distance over the footbridge.
Mounts Bay Road
Located east of the old Swan Brewery complex, park is excellent for photographs in autumn when leaves are on the ground.
Harvest Terrace, West Perth
Various buildings and garden settings at front and rear of building and scope for photographs with city buildings as backdrop. Popular and successful location.
Corner Havelock Street and Parliament Place, West Perth
Well restored turn of the century buildings provide a good architectural backdrop.
23 Outram Street (corner Ord Street), West Perth
Lovely Federation house in small, but attractive garden setting. Private property – be discreet