Brentwood, Western Australia

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Brentwood
PerthWestern Australia
Brentwood is located in Perth
Brentwood
Brentwood
Coordinates32°02′38″S 115°51′07″E / 32.044°S 115.852°E / -32.044; 115.852Coordinates: 32°02′38″S 115°51′07″E / 32.044°S 115.852°E / -32.044; 115.852
Population1,732 (2006 census)[1]
Established1950s
Postcode(s)6153
LGA(s)City of Melville
State electorate(s)Bateman
Federal Division(s)Tangney
Suburbs around Brentwood:
Ardross Mount Pleasant Swan River
Booragoon Brentwood Rossmoyne
Winthrop Bateman Bull Creek

Brentwood is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Melville and approximately 10 km from Perth city centre.

Brentwood was developed as a state housing suburb after World War 2[2]

It is named after Brentwood, an English town near London which was the birthplace of John Bateman, a pioneer settler in the area.

The nearest airport is Perth Airport (16 km away) and the nearest railway station is Bull Creek (0.8 km away).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Brentwood (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-05.
  2. ^ "NEW SUBURBS EXPAND IN MELVILLE DISTRICT The West Australian". nla.gov.au. 30 November 1953. Retrieved 20 March 2017.

http://www.postcodes-australia.com/areas/wa/brand/brentwood

http://www.aussiemove.com/sub/suburb.asp?c=7&a=29&f=0

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52944287