Dayton, Western Australia

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Coordinates: 31°51′06″S 115°58′32″E / 31.8518°S 115.9755°E / -31.8518; 115.9755

PerthWestern Australia
Population2,834 (2016 census)[1]
LGA(s)City of Swan
State electorate(s)Swan Hills
Federal Division(s)Pearce
Suburbs around Dayton:
Whiteman Brabham West Swan
West Swan Dayton West Swan
Caversham Caversham Caversham

Dayton is a suburb of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia, located in the City of Swan. It was gazetted in May 2011, and was named after Walter Warner Day, a pioneer of both the cattle and wine-growing industries in the City of Swan.[2] The suburb is part of the City of Swan’s Urban Growth Corridor and is bounded by Lord Street, Harrow Street, Malvern Street, Reid Highway and the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline. The suburb is located in the Swan Valley Ward of the City of Swan.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Dayton (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 January 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Suburb honours pioneering spirit - InMyCommunity. Published 9 February 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2011.