Children riding scooters and bicycles on a path

Walk and Cycle Paths

Walking and cycling are some of the most popular leisure activities in the City of Gosnells. It is suitable for all ages, anyone can do it and it's free.

It is widely acknowledged that cycling is one of the best ways for people to achieve good health and fitness.

Health benefits of cycling

The health benefits of cycling are many and varied and include but are not limited to:

  • Strengthened immune system
  • Strengthened muscular system
  • Improved mobility and posture
  • Reduced back and joint pain
  • Relieved mental stress
  • Strengthened cardiovascular system
  • Reduced risk of cancer
  • Reduced tiredness and fatigue

Cycling on footpaths

Please note, the Road Traffic Code was amended on 26 April 2016 which now allows anyone to ride a bike on any footpath. Previously, anyone over the age of 12 was not allowed to do so. There are some rules on this matter, please see the Road Safety Commission's information by clicking on the 'Cycling on footpaths' link below.

For further details about cycle paths in the City see the links and maps below or call Leisure Services on 9397 3000.

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