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Sir James Mitchell Park

Facility Location
South Perth Esplanade
Facility Contact Phone
08 9474 0777
Aerial view of the park
Aerial view of the park
Aerial view of the park
Aerial view of the park
Zone 1
Zone 1
Zone 1
Zone 1
Zone 1
Zone 1
Zone 2
Zone 2
Zone 2
Zone 2
Zone 2
Zone 2
Zone 3
Zone 3
Zone 3
Zone 3
Zone 3
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 4
View from Swan River
View from Swan River
Mends Street Jetty
Mends Street Jetty
Zone 4
Zone 4
Zone 4
Zone 4
Zone 5 Scented Gardens central area
Zone 5 Scented Gardens central area
Zone 5
Zone 5
Zone 5
Zone 5
Zone 5 Scented Gardens entrance
Zone 5 Scented Gardens entrance
Zone 5 Scented Gardens
Zone 5 Scented Gardens
Zone 5 Scented Gardens shaded seating
Zone 5 Scented Gardens shaded seating
Zone 5 Scented Gardens covered walkway
Zone 5 Scented Gardens covered walkway
Playground next to Zone 5
Playground next to Zone 5
City skyline from Zone 6
City skyline from Zone 6
Zone 6
Zone 6
Zone 7 looking towards the City
Zone 7 looking towards the City
Zone 7
Zone 7
Zone 7
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 8
Zone 8
Zone 8
Zone 8 looking towards the river
Zone 8 looking towards the river
Zone 8
Zone 8
Zone 9
Zone 9
Zone 9
Zone 9
Zone 9
Zone 9
Zone 10
Zone 10
Zone 10
Zone 10
Playground next to Zone 10
Playground next to Zone 10
Zone 10
Zone 10
View of the City from Zone 11
View of the City from Zone 11
2nd Bridge
2nd Bridge
Zone 11
Zone 11
Lake next to Zone 11
Lake next to Zone 11
Zone 11
Zone 11
Zone 11
Zone 11
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 12
Zone 13
Zone 13
Zone 13
Zone 13
Zones 13 and 14
Zones 13 and 14
Zone 14
Zone 14
Zone 15
Zone 15
Zone 15
Zone 15
Pathway
Pathway
Two Paths
Two Paths
Sir James Mitchell Park pathway
Sir James Mitchell Park pathway
Sir James Mitchell Park pathway
Sir James Mitchell Park pathway

Description

Located on the South Perth Foreshore, Sir James Mitchell Park stretches along the Swan River from Mends Street Jetty to McCallum Park at the Causeway Bridge. With 15 function sites to choose from, the park is the ideal venue for outdoor events including weddings, corporate events, community events and social functions. Each zone offers breathtaking views of Perth's CBD and the river.

Please refer to the Sir James Mitchell Park Site Map for details of the park zones.

Please note:

    * Glass is not permitted on the reserve for functions/events

    * Barbecues, shelters, benches and playgrounds are public facilities and can not be exclusively booked

    * Vehicle access is only available through marked gates.

    * Department of Parks and Wildlife and Minister for Lands consent may be required for bookings on some zones in SJMP. If consent is required, you will need to provide six weeks notice prior to your event. Permit fees, in addition to booking fees, may apply.

Accessibility

  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilet
  • Wheelchair friendly

General

  • BBQ's
  • Beach
  • Boat ramp
  • Bridges
  • Café
  • City views/viewing deck
  • Gazebos
  • Jetty
  • Lake
  • Lighting
  • Pathways: flat, bike and pedestrian, wheelchair friendly
  • Playgrounds
  • Public art
  • Public toilets
  • Rose garden
  • Rubbish bins
  • Seating
  • Shade

Parking

  • On site car parking
  • On street parking
  • Paid parking
  • Timed parking
  • Trailer parking

Available for Bookings:

  • Zone 1, Esplanade North, is located between the rose garden and Queen Street jetty. This area is suitable for wedding ceremonies, corporate events, private events and social functions. No temporary structures or marquees larger than 3m x 3m are permitted. Please note that there is no vehicle access to this zone and all functions must cease by 8pm.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 10m
    • People: 400

    Features

    • City views
    • Drinking fountain
    • Jetty
    • Rose garden
    • Seating

    Parking

    • On street parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: No
  • Zone 2, the central area of the Esplanade, is located north of Frasers Lane between two rose gardens. This area is suitable for wedding ceremonies, corporate events, private events and social functions. Please note that no temporary structures or marquees larger than 3m x 3m are permitted. All functions must cease by 8pm.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 10m
    • People: 500

    Features

    • City views
    • Drinking fountain
    • Jetty
    • Rose garden
    • Rubbish bins
    • Seating

    Parking

    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: No
  • Zone 3, located between two rose gardens, is suitable for wedding ceremonies, corporate events, private events and social functions. Please note that no temporary structures or marquees larger than 3mx3m are permitted and there is no vehicle access to this zone. All functions must cease by 8pm.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 25m
    • People: 1,000

    Features

    • City views
    • Close to Mends Street Jetty
    • Close to shops
    • Rose garden
    • Rubbish bins
    • Seating

    Parking

    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: No
  • Zone 4, located between the Mends Street Jetty and the City's Car Park, is suitable for wedding ceremonies, corporate events, private events and social functions. Please note that no temporary structures or marquees over 3m x 3m are permitted. All functions must cease by 8pm.

    Capacity/Size

    • 90m x 35m
    • People: 1,050

    Features

    • City views
    • Close to Mends Street Jetty
    • Close to shops
    • Playground
    • Public art
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins
    • Seating

    Parking

    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: No
  • Zone 5, located in the City's Scented Gardens, is a beautiful venue for small wedding ceremonies, corporate and private events and social functions. With a central paved area, it offers a secluded and semi-shaded space. Please note that service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate this zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees no larger than 81m x 81m are permitted on the grassed area.

    Capacity/Size

    • 40m x 25m
    • People: 400

    Features

    • City views
    • Rose garden
    • Rubbish bins
    • Scented garden
    • Seating
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: Yes - to lawn area
  • Zone 6, located south of the flagpole, is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 60m
    • People: 2,400

    Features

    • City views
    • Flag pole
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: Yes - through Mill Point Road gate
  • Zone 7 is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 90m
    • People: 3,600

    Features

    • City views
    • Flag pole
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: Yes - through Mill Point Road gate
  • Zone 8, located to the west of Coode Street, is a wide open green space with a small collection of trees through the middle of the zone. The area is suitable for, photography and filming, weddings, corporate and private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 150m x 100m
    • People: 6,000

    Features

    • City views
    • Flag pole
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
    • Paid parking
    • Timed parking

    Vehicle access

    • Vehicle access to site: Yes - through Coode Street gate
  • Zone 9, located to the south of the Boatshed restaurant, is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees no larger than 81m x 81m are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 25m x 25m
    • People: 250

    Features

    • City views
    • Jetty
    • Pathways
    • Rubbish bins
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
    • Timed parking
    • Trailer parking
  • Zone 10, located to the east of Douglas Avenue, offers a wide open riverside location suitable for weddings and social functions. There is a playground located next to Zone 10 with gazebos and a bbq. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval. No corporate events will be approved at this location.

    Capacity/Size

    • 90m x 75m
    • People: 2,700

    Features

    • City views
    • Gazebo
    • Lake
    • Playground
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins
    • Seating

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • Overflow parking
    • Timed parking
    • Trailer parking
  • Zone 11 is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval. Please note that the bike/footpath must be kept clear at all times.

    Capacity/Size

    • 70m x 50m
    • People: 1,400

    Features

    • Bridges
    • City views
    • Dog water fountain
    • Gazebo
    • Lake
    • Pathways
    • Seating
  • Zone 12, located to the west of Hurlingham Road, is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees no bigger then 81 square metres in size are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 100m x 50m
    • People: 2000

    Features

    • City views
    • Drinking fountain
    • Gazebo
    • Lake
    • Pathways
    • Public toilets
    • Shade

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
  • Zone 13, located to the east of Hurlingham Road, is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Please note that this area is only available for up to a maximum of 30 people. No temporary structures or marquees larger than nine metres square are permitted.

    Capacity/Size

    • 20m x 10m
    • People: 30

    Features

    • City views
    • Drinking fountain
    • Gazebo
    • Pathways
    • Playground
    • Public toilets
    • Rubbish bins

    Parking

    • On site parking
  • Zone 14 is suitable for weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 200m x 100m
    • People: 8,000

    Features

    • City views
    • Pathways
  • Zone 15, located to the south west of Ellam Street, is suitable for small car shows, photography and filming, weddings, corporate events, private events and social functions. Service providers, applicants and guests are required to vacate the zone by 11pm. Temporary structures and marquees are permitted on the grassed area subject to approval.

    Capacity/Size

    • 150m x 100m
    • People: 6,000

    Features

    • City views
    • Pathways

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking
  • The pathway stretches the length of Sir James Mitchell Park and is suitable for both walking/running and bike riding. The path can be hired for events such as fun runs, walks etc.

    Features

    • City views
    • Pathways

    Parking

    • On site parking
    • On street parking

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