Town of Bassendean

48 Old Perth Rd Bassendean
WA 6054
20 347 405 108
08 9377 8000
9279 4257

Suburbs and Localities

Ashfield 6054; Bassendean 6054; Eden Hill 6054.

Significant Local Events

Australia Day Celebrations, ANZAC Day, Vietnam Veterans' Day & Remembrance Day Services; NAIDOC Week Celebrations; Seniors' Week; Carols by Candlelight; Bassendean Markets; Telethon Community Cinema Outdoor Movies, Children's Week, Gravit8 Youth Event; Outdoors October; Community Awards.

Ordinary Council Meeting

Meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00pm, except in January and December

Tourist Attractions

Swan River; Bassendean Oval Reserve (Steel Blue Oval), Pensioner Guard Cottage; Railway Museum; riverside parks, including Sandy Beach Reserve, Point Reserve & Success Hill Reserve.

Local Industries

Precision & heavy engineering; mining machinery manufacture; metal & plastic fabrication; warehousing; construction trade services; building construction; manufacturing and distribution.
Council Statistics for 20202021
to Perth (km)
10 10
(sq km)
11 11
Sealed Roads
Length (km)
98 98
Unsealed Roads
Length (km)
0 0
Population 16K 15971
Number of Electors 11K 10970
Number of Dwellings 7K 7098
Rates Levied
Total ($)
14m 13500000
Total ($)
24m 23500000
Number of Employees 146 146
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