Rivervale, Western Australia

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
PerthWestern Australia
Rivervale is located in Perth
Rivervale
Rivervale
Coordinates31°57′40″S 115°55′01″E / 31.961°S 115.917°E / -31.961; 115.917Coordinates: 31°57′40″S 115°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 was known as Barndon Hill until 1884.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Rivervale (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 April 2018.  
  2. ^ Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – R". Retrieved 4 August 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)