Acton Park, Western Australia

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Acton Park
Western Australia
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Acton Park
Coordinates 33°45′40″S115°22′16″E / 33.76111°S 115.37111°E / -33.76111; 115.37111 Coordinates: 33°45′40″S115°22′16″E / 33.76111°S 115.37111°E / -33.76111; 115.37111
Population257 (2011 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 6280
Elevation58 m (190 ft)
Location16 km (10 mi) from Busselton
LGA(s) City of Busselton
State electorate(s) Vasse
Federal Division(s) Forrest

Acton Park is a small town and agricultural district located in the South West of Western Australia inland from Busselton along Jalbarragup Road. It contains a hall and B&B farmstay and chalet accommodation. At the 2011 Australian Census the area had a population of 257. [1]

South West (Western Australia) Place in Western Australia, Australia

The South West region is one of the nine regions of Western Australia. It is so named because it is located in the south-west corner of Western Australia. The South West region has an area of 23,970 km², and a population of about 170,000 people, which is predicted to rise to 217,000 people by 2023.

Western Australia State in Australia

Western Australia is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia. It is bounded by the Indian Ocean to the north and west, and the Southern Ocean to the south, the Northern Territory to the north-east, and South Australia to the south-east. Western Australia is Australia's largest state, with a total land area of 2,529,875 square kilometres, and the second-largest country subdivision in the world, surpassed only by Russia's Sakha Republic. The state has about 2.6 million inhabitants – around 11 percent of the national total – of whom the vast majority live in the south-west corner, 79 per cent of the population living in the Perth area, leaving the remainder of the state sparsely populated.

Bed and breakfast small lodging establishment

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References

  1. 1 2 Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Acton Park (WA) (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 3 March 2013. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg