North Fremantle, Western Australia

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North Fremantle
PerthWestern Australia
Dingo flour gnangarra.jpg
Dingo Flour mill
North Fremantle is located in Perth
North Fremantle
North Fremantle
Coordinates 32°02′02″S 115°45′22″E / 32.034°S 115.756°E / -32.034; 115.756Coordinates: 32°02′02″S 115°45′22″E / 32.034°S 115.756°E / -32.034; 115.756
Population 2,585 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 6159
Location
LGA(s) City of Fremantle
State electorate(s) Cottesloe
Federal Division(s) Fremantle
Suburbs around North Fremantle:
Mosman Park Mosman Park
Indian Ocean North Fremantle East Fremantle
Fremantle Fremantle
The old Leighton Marshalling Yards and Leighton Station.

North Fremantle is a small suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Fremantle. Its postcode is 6159.

The suburb is situated on the Swan River, north of the Port of Fremantle. The suburb stretches from the old Fremantle Traffic Bridge, north to McCabe Street and is bordered by the Swan River and the Indian Ocean.

The northern part of the suburb was once home to the Leighton Marshalling Yards run by the former Western Australian Government Railways which changed to Westrail. The area is planned for redevelopment by the State Government into a recreational area. North Fremantle is also home to the famous night bar called Mojos [1], Railway Hotel, as well as the North Fremantle Bowling Club, a local community run club that supports local live music, holds private functions and community events.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "North Fremantle (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-05.