Wattleup, Western Australia

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Wattleup
Perth,  Western Australia
2011-08-06 Wattleup from Mt Brown.samwilson-3651.jpg
The view of the rural suburb of Wattleup in 2011
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Wattleup
Coordinates 32°10′12″S115°49′26″E / 32.170°S 115.824°E / -32.170; 115.824 Coordinates: 32°10′12″S115°49′26″E / 32.170°S 115.824°E / -32.170; 115.824
Population844 (2006 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 6166
LGA(s) City of Cockburn
State electorate(s) Cockburn
Federal Division(s) Fremantle
Suburbs around Wattleup:
Munster Beeliar Success
Henderson Wattleup Hammond Park
Naval Base Hope Valley Mandogalup

Wattleup is a southern suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Cockburn. Since 2001, it has been part of the Hope Valley-Wattleup Redevelopment Project, [2] which has meant the demolition of most of the houses in the area for future industry. Wattleup had many market gardens in the past. They provided agricultural produce for the town of Fremantle.

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Wattleup (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 October 2008.
  2. http://www.epa.wa.gov.au/hope-valley-wattleup-redevelopment-project-master-plan Government of Western Australia Environmental Protection Agency, Hope Valley-Wattleup Redevelopment Project Master Plan. Retrieved 12 August 2018