Barrack Street Jetty

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Barrack Street Jetty
Transperth Barrack Street Jetty.jpg
Transperth Ferry
Street Barrack Square, Barrack Street, Riverside Drive
Suburb Perth
Fare zone 1, FTZ
Public telephones Yes
Public toilets Yes

Barrack Street Jetty, is one of the Transperth jetties, located on the edge of Perth Water on the Swan River in Perth in Western Australia.

On the southern edge of the Perth CBD, it is next to the Swan Bells. The Transperth jetty is located at pier 4 of Barrack Square.

Historically, it has been a significant location on Perth Waterfront.[1][2] The first jetty built on the site was known as King Cole's Jetty and Cole's Jetty, named after Henry Laroche Cole, the first chairman of the Perth City Council.[3]

Ferry services[edit]

Currently there is only one route servicing the Barrack Street Jetty. Historically there have also been services to Coode Street jetty.

Ferry Route Destination / Description
[99999] Barrack Street Jetty
to Mends Street

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UNUSUALLY ROUGH SEAS AT THE BARRACK-STREET JETTY.". Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 19 July 1925. p. 13. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "REPAIRING STORM DAMAGE AT BARRACK-STREET JETTY.". The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 5 August 1932. p. 22. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "PRINCIPAL NEWS ITEMS OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF PUBLICATION.". The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 5 January 1933. p. 55. Retrieved 14 November 2012.