Marangaroo, Western Australia

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Marangaroo
PerthWestern Australia
Marangaroo is located in Perth
Marangaroo
Marangaroo
Coordinates 31°49′41″S 115°50′10″E / 31.828°S 115.836°E / -31.828; 115.836Coordinates: 31°49′41″S 115°50′10″E / 31.828°S 115.836°E / -31.828; 115.836
Population 10,519 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 2,191/km2 (5,680/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 6064
Area 4.8 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Location 18 km (11 mi) from Perth City
LGA(s) City of Wanneroo
State electorate(s) Girrawheen
Federal Division(s) Cowan
Suburbs around Marangaroo:
Kingsley Madeley Landsdale
Greenwood Marangaroo Alexander Heights
Warwick Girrawheen Koondoola

Marangaroo is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. It is located approximately 18 km north of Perth City, and is home to the Marangaroo Golf Course and two primary schools - Rawlinson Primary School which was established in 2003 and Marangaroo Primary School which was established in 1987.

Marangaroo means place of blue flowers in the local aboriginal language. Marangaroo`s borders comprise Wanneroo Road, Hepburn Avenue, Mirrabooka Avenue and Marangaroo Drive.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Marangaroo (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2016-03-09.  Edit this at Wikidata