Warnbro, Western Australia

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Warnbro
PerthWestern Australia
Warnbro, view from the foreshore, November 2019 01.jpg
View from the foreshore, looking north
Warnbro is located in Perth
Warnbro
Warnbro
Coordinates32°20′24″S 115°44′49″E / 32.340°S 115.747°E / -32.340; 115.747Coordinates: 32°20′24″S 115°44′49″E / 32.340°S 115.747°E / -32.340; 115.747
Population11,421 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s)6169
Location56 km (35 mi) from Perth
LGA(s)City of Rockingham
State electorate(s)Warnbro
Federal Division(s)Brand
Suburbs around Warnbro:
Waikiki Baldivis
Warnbro Baldivis
Port Kennedy Baldivis

Warnbro is a southern outer suburb of Perth, the capital of Western Australia, located on Warnbro Sound within the City of Rockingham. It adjoins Port Kennedy which combines residential with retail and light-industrial land use.

The Vicinity Centres Warnbro Fair Shopping Centre includes Woolworths and Coles supermarkets together with a wide range of specialty retailers and fast-food outlets. The suburb has excellent sporting facilities including "Aqua Jetty", a multi-purpose recreation facility with Olympic-sized swimming pools and a large gymnasium. Secondary schools are the Warnbro Community High School which has about 1,600 students, and Living Waters Lutheran College, one of two Lutheran schools in Western Australia.

Notable residents[edit]

Public transport[edit]

Warnbro railway station on the Perth-Mandurah line is served by a network of feeder bus services which also link the suburb with Rockingham.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Warnbro (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 October 2008.