Rivervale, Western Australia

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PerthWestern Australia
Rivervale is located in Perth
Coordinates 31°57′40″S 115°55′01″E / 31.961°S 115.917°E / -31.961; 115.917Coordinates: 31°57′40″S 115°55′01″E / 31.961°S 115.917°E / -31.961; 115.917
Population 7,070 (2006 census)[1]
Established 1843
Postcode(s) 6103
Location 5 km (3 mi) from Perth
LGA(s) City of Belmont
State electorate(s) Belmont
Federal Division(s) Swan
Suburbs around Rivervale:
Burswood Maylands Belmont
Lathlain Rivervale Cloverdale
Carlisle Carlisle Kewdale

Rivervale, near the Swan River, is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia and 5 km from Perth's central business district.

Rivervale was known as Barndon Hill until 1884.[2]


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