Kewdale, Western Australia

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Kewdale
PerthWestern Australia
Kewdale is located in Perth
Kewdale
Kewdale
Coordinates31°58′41″S 115°57′04″E / 31.978°S 115.951°E / -31.978; 115.951Coordinates: 31°58′41″S 115°57′04″E / 31.978°S 115.951°E / -31.978; 115.951
Population5,439 (2006 census)[1]
Established1949
Postcode(s)6105
Location8 km (5 mi) from Perth
LGA(s)City of Belmont
State electorate(s)Belmont
Federal Division(s)Swan
Suburbs around Kewdale:
Rivervale Cloverdale Redcliffe
Lathlain Kewdale Forrestfield
Carlisle Welshpool Wattle Grove

Kewdale is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia within the City of Belmont. Kew Street was one of the first roads in this district, hence the naming of the suburb.[2]


Geography[edit]

Kewdale in bounded by Cloverdale and Perth Airport to the north, Belmont to the east and Welshpool and Carlisle to the south. The suburb is a mixture of residential to the west with commercial and industrial areas to the east. A number of notable parks and reserves can be found in the area including Tomato Lake, Willow Lake Park, Wicca Reserve, Peet and Peachy parks and smaller Cottage and Nance Parks to the east.

Transport[edit]

Kewdale is well serviced by several high frequency bus routes

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Kewdale (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-05.
  2. ^ Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – K". Retrieved 2008-08-04.