Perth is the capital of the Australian state of Western Australia. With a population of around 1.7 million (2010 estimate) Perth is the largest city in Western Australia and home to three-quarters of the state's residents.
From the Perth Travel Guide
26 January 2014
Australia Day is celebrated on the 26th of January, and Perth hosts one of the larger celebrations. The event features a marathon, musical entertainment, and very popular airshow with fireworks that can been seen from various points in the city. Most people congregate at the Swan River or the South Perth foreshore.
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Hello there, Im flying out to Perth on May 18th before meeting up with some friends in Cairns. Im spending 3 weeks in Perth before flying to Ayers Rock and then onto the East Coast. Would gratefully appreciate any tips for a first time, solo traveller and any activities and places to see whilst in Perth ...
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Hello! Am currently staying in Perth on a 12 month whv, looking for work! Going to be here till December, after that flying to brisbane,so if anybody would like to explore Perth with me please let me know! thanks, daisy ...
About 15 miles south of Perth, Fremantle was one of the first places they brought the convicts when they first arrived in Australia. Loads of markets aswell it has a bit of character and still looks old and authentic. The Round House, one of the first real prisons in Oz. On the way we ...
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