Warnbro, Western Australia

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Warnbro
PerthWestern Australia
Warnbro is located in Perth
Warnbro
Warnbro
Coordinates 32°20′24″S 115°44′49″E / 32.34°S 115.747°E / -32.34; 115.747Coordinates: 32°20′24″S 115°44′49″E / 32.34°S 115.747°E / -32.34; 115.747
Population 11,421 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 6169
Location 56 km (35 mi) from Perth
LGA(s) City of Rockingham
State electorate(s) Warnbro
Federal Division(s) Brand
Suburbs around Warnbro:
Waikiki Baldivis
Warnbro Baldivis
Port Kennedy Baldivis

Warnbro is a southern outer suburb of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia, and is located on Warnbro Sound within the City of Rockingham. It is a residential area adjoining Port Kennedy which combines residential with retail and light-industrial land use.

The Centro Warnbro Fair shopping centre includes Woolworths and Coles supermarkets together with a wide range of specialty retailers and fast-food outlets. The suburb has excellent sporting facilities including "Aqua Jetty", a multi-purpose recreation facility with Olympic-sized swimming pools and a large gymnasium. Secondary schools are the Warnbro Community High School which has about 1,600 students, and Living Waters Lutheran College, one of two Lutheran schools in Western Australia.

Notable residents[edit]

Public transport[edit]

Warnbro railway station on the Perth-Mandurah line is served by a network of feeder bus services which also link the suburb with Rockingham.

References[edit]

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