Shelley, Western Australia

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Shelley
PerthWestern Australia
Shelley is located in Perth
Shelley
Shelley
Coordinates32°01′44″S 115°53′20″E / 32.029°S 115.889°E / -32.029; 115.889Coordinates: 32°01′44″S 115°53′20″E / 32.029°S 115.889°E / -32.029; 115.889
Population4,403 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s)6148
Location14 km (9 mi) from Perth
LGA(s)City of Canning
State electorate(s)Riverton
Federal Division(s)Tangney
Suburbs around Shelley:
Salter Point Waterford Wilson
Rossmoyne Shelley Wilson
Bull Creek Willetton Riverton

Shelley is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Canning.

Boundary[edit]

The suburb's northern foreshore is bound to Riverton Drive North. In the east, the borders starts from Riverton Drive East, Barbican Street East, Tudor avenue South, Tribute Street, Modillion Avenue, Corinthian Road East.

A stretch of Leach Highway forms the south western border of the suburb until it goes up to Fifth Avenue and zig zags up back to Riverton Drive North.

Education[edit]

Shelley has one primary school located within its borders, Shelley Primary School which is off Monota Avenue. Shelley is located within the Rossmoyne Senior High School zone and is close to Curtin University.

Shopping[edit]

Shelley contains a neighbourhood shopping centre, Shelley Hub, Which Contains a Post office/Newsagent, Nite Spice Indian Restaurant, Shelley Fish n' Chips, Celebrations Liquor, Shelley Convenience Store, Chemmart Pharmacy, Hub Grill Restaurant, Phill Bean Korean Restaurant, LJ Hooker Real Estate, Pulse Real Estate, Kevin Baruffi & Associates, Shelley Chinese, Shelley Podiatrist, Shelley Hairdressers and Shelley Beauty Salon. Shelley Hub is also around 200m away from Southlands Medical Centre.

Transport[edit]

Shelley residents have access to many major bus routes. Off Leach highway, there is the 998/999 CircleRoute buses which goes to Fremantle and to Curtin University in the opposition direction. Another bus service which Shelley residents have access to is the 170, which travels from Bull Creek Station to Elizabeth Quay Bus Station.

References[edit]

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