Wilson, Western Australia

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Wilson
Perth,  Western Australia
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Wilson
Coordinates 32°01′34″S115°54′40″E / 32.026°S 115.911°E / -32.026; 115.911 Coordinates: 32°01′34″S115°54′40″E / 32.026°S 115.911°E / -32.026; 115.911
Population5,188 (2006 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 6107
LGA(s) City of Canning
State electorate(s) Victoria Park, 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 parks and close proximity to prominent shopping centres in South Perth. It is favoured by Curtin University students, the reason being its convenient access to the university.[ citation needed ] Bus number 72 & 75 go through this suburb. The suburb contains Castledare, Kent Street Weir, Canning River and Lo Quay River Cafe.

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References

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