Rivervale, Western Australia

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Rivervale
Perth,  Western Australia
Rivervale, Western Australia
Coordinates 31°57′40″S115°55′01″E / 31.961°S 115.917°E / -31.961; 115.917 Coordinates: 31°57′40″S115°55′01″E / 31.961°S 115.917°E / -31.961; 115.917
Population10,366 (2016 census) [1]
Established1843
Postcode(s) 6103
Location5 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 is an inner eastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia. It is near the Swan River, 5 kilometres (3 mi) from the Perth central business district, and within the City of Belmont.

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

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Rivervale (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 April 2018. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – R" . Retrieved 4 August 2008.