Piesse Brook, Western Australia

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Piesse Brook
PerthWestern Australia
Piesse Brook is located in Perth
Piesse Brook
Piesse Brook
Coordinates 31°58′16″S 116°04′48″E / 31.971°S 116.080°E / -31.971; 116.080Coordinates: 31°58′16″S 116°04′48″E / 31.971°S 116.080°E / -31.971; 116.080
Postcode(s) 6076
LGA(s) City of Kalamunda
State electorate(s) Darling Range
Federal Division(s) Pearce
Suburbs around Piesse Brook:
Gooseberry Hill Darlington Paulls Valley
Gooseberry Hill Piesse Brook Paulls Valley
Kalamunda Bickley Hacketts Gully

Piesse Brook is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia in the City of Kalamunda. It was officially named in 1972, although the name had been in use since 1890 for a watercourse in the area which honoured William Roper Piesse, a prominent citizen with a large family who were based in Guildford.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – P". Retrieved 2008-10-10.