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Perth, Western Australia

Perth is the capital of the Australian state of Western Australia. A population of 1,507,900[1] (2006 estimate) makes Perth the largest city in Western Australia and home to three-quarters of the state's residents. The city is also the fourth most populous urban area in Australia, and with a growth rate of 2% is currently the fastest growing major city in Australia.

Perth was founded on 11 June 1829 by Captain James Stirling as the political centre of the free settler Swan River Colony. It has continued to serve as the seat of Government for Western Australia to the present day.

The metropolitan area is located in the south west of the continent between the Indian Ocean and a low coastal escarpment known as the Darling Range. The central business district and suburbs of Perth are situated on the Swan River.

Perth is also the most isolated city in the world, being 2,104 kilometres (1,307 mi) from the nearest city of one million.

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  • Former Site of St Mark's International College., DrGreen (guest) wrote 23 days ago:
    I also attended this college back in 1995 and made great friends from Switzerland... Sad..
  • Langtrees... brothel.. nice girls, Langtrees (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
    Yes Langtrees still exists.. You can see a list of available girls in the langtrees.com directory. Western Australia http://www.langtrees.com/workersbyloc/7/Western-Australia-Perth-Escorts/
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  • Harvey Norman Joondalup , spencer shawn (guest) wrote 3 months ago:
    This place looks like a great place to get a lot of things. I hope that my wife will go here with me! She has been wanting some furniture lately and I think that this is a great place to find it! Spencer | http://www.sydneyflooring.com.au
  • South Lake, Jebac (guest) wrote 3 months ago:
    The greatest fucking suburb in Perth
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