Enjoy the sounds, sights, scents and unsurpassed river views of Perth’s beautiful Kings Park while you thwart a naughty baby boab smuggler. Suitable for younger children, it is the shortest and easiest of the city detective trails.
Detectives with wheels: there’s no stairs to navigate and the walk is on hard paths, but you will have to cross grass to reach four clues.
Start location: Near the Visitor Information Centre
Distance: 2 km
Time to complete: around 2 hours
Bring: a picnic blanket
Best side trip: Naturescape (closed Mondays, all of February, and high fire risk days)
Best day and time: Any but the spring months are best for wildflowers and weather
Save your treat stomach for: treats you’ve packed yourself
Difficulty level: Watson