Beeliar, Western Australia

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Beeliar
PerthWestern Australia
Beeliar is located in Perth
Beeliar
Beeliar
Coordinates 32°08′17″S 115°47′35″E / 32.138°S 115.793°E / -32.138; 115.793Coordinates: 32°08′17″S 115°47′35″E / 32.138°S 115.793°E / -32.138; 115.793
Population 5,869 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 1,467/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 6164
Area 4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
LGA(s) City of Cockburn
State electorate(s) Cockburn
Federal Division(s) Fremantle
Suburbs around Beeliar:
Munster Yangebup Jandakot
Munster Beeliar Atwell
Wattleup Wattleup Success

Beeliar is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Cockburn. The name refers to the Beeliar people, a tribe of Indigenous Australians who had land usage rights over the southern half of Perth's metropolitan area. The suburb contains the Thomsons Lake Nature Reserve.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Beeliar (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2015-01-04.