Wilson, Western Australia

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PerthWestern Australia
Wilson is located in Perth
Coordinates 32°01′34″S 115°54′40″E / 32.026°S 115.911°E / -32.026; 115.911Coordinates: 32°01′34″S 115°54′40″E / 32.026°S 115.911°E / -32.026; 115.911
Population 5,188 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 6107
LGA(s) City of Canning
State electorate(s) Cannington
Federal Division(s) Swan
Suburbs around Wilson:
Bentley Bentley Cannington
Waterford Wilson Cannington
Riverton Ferndale Ferndale

Wilson is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Canning on the north bank of the Canning River. It is a fairly old suburb with beautiful parks and close proximity to and prominent shopping centres in South Perth. It is hugely favoured by Curtin University students the reason being its convenient access to the university. Bus number 72 & 75 go through this suburb. The suburb contains Castledare, Kent Street Weir, Canning River and Lo Quay River Cafe.


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