Myaree, Western Australia

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Myaree
PerthWestern Australia
Norma Road, Myaree, Western Australia, April 2006.JPG
Myaree is located in Perth
Myaree
Myaree
Coordinates32°02′28″S 115°48′54″E / 32.041°S 115.815°E / -32.041; 115.815Coordinates: 32°02′28″S 115°48′54″E / 32.041°S 115.815°E / -32.041; 115.815
Population1,800 (2006 census)[1]
Established1950s
Postcode(s)6154
Location11 km (7 mi) from Perth
LGA(s)City of Melville
State electorate(s)Bateman / Bicton
Federal Division(s)Tangney
Suburbs around Myaree:
Melville Alfred Cove Ardross
Melville Myaree Booragoon
Willagee Winthrop Winthrop

Myaree is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Melville. Myaree gets its name from an Aboriginal word meaning foliage.

Leach Highway in Myaree

Myaree is a predominantly light industrial area. When it was developed, roads were named after soldiers killed in World War I and early settlers in the area.

References[edit]

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