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Overlooking the Swan River, Point Walter is the ideal venue for your school, community or corporate river retreat.
Point Walter Recreation and Conference Centre is a beautiful facility that overlooks the Swan River and the city of Perth. Point Walter provides fantastic opportunities for outdoor recreation programs as well as modern and functional facilities for
any group whether on a school or community camp, conference, workshop or private function. Point Walter aims to be inclusive throughout its accommodation and program facilities and is recognised by the You’re Welcome WA Access Initiative.
Discover Point Walter Recreation and Conference Centre
Point Walter is located at 1 Stock Rd, Bicton overlooking the Swan
River and the Point Walter Reserve, located approximately 12km south of
Perth and 7km north-east of Fremantle.
Set amongst well maintained grounds, the accommodation is modern and functional and can sleep up to 124 people in six blocks. There are 31 rooms with a maximum capacity of four bunk beds per room.
Point Walter accommodation
Accolade Catering is the licensed provides of catering services at Point Walter Recreation and Conference Centre and provide a diverse range of menus to service your group.
No self-catering is allowed at this site.
Catering at Point Walter
Telephone 61 8 9492 9999Email bookings office
Bookings and payment
School holiday camps
Outdoor recreation programs are the foundation of what Point Walter provides to the community. Since 1996, structured programs have been offered at Point Walter. They have evolved to contain 13 distinct recreation programs, with an additional range
of program variations, training packages, workplace adventures and custom developed programs.
Point Walter recreation programs
The centre has a number of facilities to enhance your experience including a 12m swimming pool and a variety of conferencing and event spaces.
Point Walter facilities
The Point Walter Recreation and Conference Centre is administered
through the Department of Sport and Recreation. The camp management team
Craig WaiteManagerTelephone 61 8 9492 9786Email Craig Waite
Stuart OltonOperations and Events ManagerTelephone 61 8 9492 9787Email Stuart Olton
Michelle WatsonA/Senior Programs CoordinatorTelephone 61 8 9492 9784Email Michelle Watson
Keziah BarnsAccommodation and Programs OfficerTelephone 61 8 9492 9785Email Keziah Barns
Walter Recreation and Conference Centre aims to be inclusive through
its programs and facilities. All accommodation and dining areas around
the centre can be accessed by hard surface paths and ramps and universal
access shower and toilet facilities are available in all accommodation
and function room areas.
Some recreation programs (abseiling,
flying fox, archery and paddling) can be modified to suit various
disability. With the use of special equipment, we are able to manage any
risks and ensure all participants can share the experience and enjoy
their time during the program.
Any group with special
requirements should arrange a site tour before booking the facility to
ensure the site is suitable and to discuss options when booking
programs. This can be arranged by calling 08 9492 9784.
Walter Centre is recognized by the You’re Welcome WA Access Initiative
which assists people with disability, their families and carers to find
all the accurate, detailed and easy to understand access information
necessary to make decisions about which businesses, community services
and facilities meet their specific requirements. Check out the Point
Walter Recreation Camp and Conference Centre page on the You’re Welcome WA website.
Most adventure recreation programs at Point Walter meet or exceed the Department of Education’s Guidelines for Outdoor Education and Recreation Activities. In consideration of specific environments at the site, variations from the department’s guidelines exist to increase safety.
Do not submit enquiries with this form.