It’s relaxing, enjoying a meal outdoors surrounded by nature. Its idyllic, sitting with friends and family in a picturesque location. And it’s affordable, BYO’ing all your own snacks to enjoy in a scenic location. Plus, when you live in a city like Perth, the weather is - more often than not - pretty amazing, making picnicking all the more delightful.

So make like Yogi Bear and get yourself a picnic basket, and head to one of Perth’s best picnic spots.

Queen’s Garden, East Perth

Queen’s Gardens in East Perth is a beautiful open space with lakes, waterlilies and flowers as far as the eye can see. The manicured lawns, undercover gazebos and endless trees mean finding a picnic spot in Queen’s Garden is incredibly easy. And, for the movie buffs, this garden is home to a very convincing replica of the park bench made famous in the movie Notting Hill.