Step Back in Time and Explore Historic Guildford on the Swan River

 

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Guildford is old – not in the tired, worn out sense, but old as in filled with heritage-listed buildings and a sense of history not always associated with Perth.

Established in 1829, it is one of three towns founded during the settlement of the Swan River Colony and was chosen for its location on the river and its close proximity to fresh water at Success Hill. The entire town itself has been listed by the National Trust.


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Bicycles, Birds, Books and Blooms in Bayswater

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The City of Bayswater, also known as the Garden City, is a blooming colourful Perth suburb located about 8 km north-east of the city centre.

It is one of Perth’s oldest suburbs with an interesting history stretching back over one hundred years. It has seen many changes in that time but even in the past 15 years young families and couples have moved into the area to take on renovator’s delights and set it buzzing.

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Sand, Surf and Sea at Scarborough Beach

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Forget parsley and sage on the UK’s North Sea coastline; Scarborough Beach in Perth
is all about sand, surf and sea.

The sand is wedding-dress white, the surf is reliable and the sea is brilliant blue.

Located 20 minutes drive north-west of central Perth, Scarborough sits in the City of Stirling and is often described as the west coast’s answer to Bondi Beach. Because of this you can always expect a crowd, so if people watching is your thing, Scarborough is a candy shop for the eyes.

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Stylish Subiaco is a Drawcard

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Subiaco, known as “Subi” to the locals, is a chic cosmopolitan suburb located to the north of Kings Park. With a host of fashionable boutiques and other specialist shops, as well as cafés, bars and restaurants ranging from the casual to the upmarket, there is sure to be something for everyone in Subiaco.

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Brick and Roses Decorate The Streets Of North Perth

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Roses of all colours decorate gardens in front of the red and beige brick houses in the suburb of North Perth. Over the past 60 years immigrants from places like Greece, Italy, Vietnam, Myanmar and Korea have settled in North Perth creating a culturally vibrant community.

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