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Caversham, Western Australia

Caversham is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located in the City of Swan.

Caversham
PerthWestern Australia
Caversham is located in Perth
Caversham
Caversham
Location in metropolitan Perth
Coordinates 31°52′30″S 115°58′30″E / 31.875°S 115.975°E / -31.875; 115.975Coordinates: 31°52′30″S 115°58′30″E / 31.875°S 115.975°E / -31.875; 115.975
Population 5,290 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 6055
LGA(s) City of Swan
State electorate(s) Midland
Federal Division(s) Hasluck
Suburbs around Caversham:
Beechboro Brabham Middle Swan
Lockridge Caversham Viveash
Eden Hill Guildford Woodbridge

It contains many wineries as part of the Swan Valley wine region.[2]

It has long been associated with agricultural pursuits and in the 1920s had a show.[3].

It has also had child welfare properties such as Riverbank[4]

It also was the location of the Caversham Wildlife Park, which has since moved into Whiteman Park.

It is also an up-and-coming residential area with numerous estates beginning to be built around the suburb.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Caversham (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 January 2018.   
  2. ^ Devitt, A. C; Elliott, J. F. (John Fenwick), 1948-; Western Australia. Viticulture Section; Swan Valley Policy Local Advisory Group (W.A.) (1987), Marketing of Western Australian wines : proceedings of a seminar held at Mulberry Farm, Caversham, Western Australia, July 30, 1987, Western Australian Dept. of Agriculture, retrieved 19 April 2018 
  3. ^ "CAVERSHAM SHOW". The West Australian. XLV, (8,512). Western Australia. 1 October 1929. p. 5. Retrieved 19 April 2018 – via National Library of Australia. 
  4. ^ Western Australia. Child Welfare Dept (1960), Riverbank : Hamersley Road, Caversham, Western Australia, The Dept, retrieved 19 April 2018 

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