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Perth City Snapshot

The Perth City Snapshot 2016 provides a high level picture of Perth City as a place across six strategic themes. Photo courtesy of George Nuich.

Aboriginal Connection and European Settlement

Perth's history dates back to 1829. Aboriginal people, however, have lived in the area for thousands of years.

An Evolving City

Perth is a modern and vibrant capital city, boasting a desirable lifestyle, great geographic location and attractive investment opportunities.