Off Road Vehicles

Trail bikes and other off-road vehicles are not permitted to be used on public land within the City of South Perth. There is no off-road vehicle area located within the City of South Perth. 

The irresponsible use of trail bikes is an issue of public safety and can be a nuisance to residents and landowners. Trail bikes can also have a significant damaging effect on the local environment therefore trail bikes and off-road vehicles should only be used in a safe and responsible law-abiding manner.

Fines apply for vehicles being used in non-permitted areas.

If you see or know of a person riding illegally, please call the police on 131 444 and the Rangers team on 9474 0777. 

Information to help catch and prosecute illegal off-road vehicle riders includes:

  • vehicle description - make, primary colour, secondary colour and any other distinguishing marks (e.g. stickers, number on bike, seat colour); and
  • rider description - name and address if known, helmet colour, face description, shirt colour, trouser colour, boot/shoe colour.

Off Road Locations

Under the Control of Vehicles (Off-road Areas) Act 1978, all off-road vehicles used in areas other than private land with consent of the owner, must be registered.

City of Wanneroo

Pinjar off road vehicle area (Corner of Old Yanchep Road and Wattle Avenue) Controlled by DEC 

City of Swan

Gnangara off road vehicle area (Gnangara Road, Lexia. west of the Beechboro Road intersection) 

Shire of Gingin

Lancelin off road vehicle area (Entrance off Bootoo Street)

Ledge Point off road vehicle area (Ledge Point Road, just off Lancelin Road)

City of Kwinan

Medina off road vehicle area (Entrance off Thomas Road)