Imagine having your favourite PDF maps in your pocket. This app is an absolutely must have for anyone who lives in the Perth metro area and wants to discover new walking trails, cycle paths and public transport routes. Avenza PDF Maps is a powerful, award-winning offline map viewer with an integrated map store to find, purchase and download new professionally created maps for a wide variety of uses.
Once downloaded, Go to the Store - Click on "Find Maps" and you'll see all the maps available near your current location. Click on the placemarks, or on "List view" to see more info about the maps, then download maps to your device by clicking the "Free" button.
Once installed, open up the map and you'll see where you are now with a blue dot on the map. Maps are stored on your device and are always available even when your not connected to the Internet. You can download them either at home or while your on the road and once downloaded, you don't use any data when your out and about viewing the map, so it's a great way to avoid data roaming charges when travelling.
So far in Perth, there are free Your Move walking, cycling and public transport maps available for:
- City of Albany
- City of Belmont
- City of Cambridge
- City of Cockburn
- City of Melville
- City of Subiaco
- City of Vincent
- City of Wanneroo
Stay tuned as we'll be adding more and more. There's also other types of third party topographical maps available (some are free and some you need to purchase) for many other locations all over Western Australia, Australia and all over the world.
So why use these maps and not Google? Well apart from not using your data, another reason is that our Your Move Avenza maps have all the latest up to date information on Perth's rapidly expanding cycle path network.