Perth, Western Australia
Maylands railway station. Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia. Western Australia is a state occupying the entire western third of the Australian continent.
|Population:||9,721 (2001 census)|
|Area:||5 km² (1. In Biology a population is the collection of inter-breeding organisms of a particular Species; in Sociology Events and trends Electromagnetic induction discovered by Michael Faraday. Postcodes are used in Australia for the purposes of sorting and directing Mail. Area is a Quantity expressing the two- Dimensional size of a defined part of a Surface, typically a region bounded by a closed Curve. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of 9 sq mi)|
|Property Value:||AUD $560,000 (Q1 2007) |
|Location:||6 km (4 mi) from Perth|
|LGA:||City of Bayswater|
Maylands is a suburb located approximately 5. The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. The Australian dollar ( sign: $; code: AUD) is the Currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas The kilometre ( American spelling: kilometer) symbol km is a unit of Length in the Metric system, equal to one thousand A mile is a unit of Length, usually used to measure Distance, in a number of different systems including Imperial units United States Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia. The Australian state of Western Australia is divided into 142 Local Government Areas (including Christmas Island and the The City of Bayswater is a Local Government Area in the inner northeastern suburbs of the Western Australian capital city of Perth, about State Electoral District is a term used to refer to an electorate within the Lower House or Legislative The Electoral district of Maylands is a Legislative Assembly electorate in the state of Western Australia. The Australian House of Representatives is elected from 150 single-member districts called Divisions. The Division of Perth is an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Western Australia. Inglewood is a Suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Its Local Government Area is the City of Stirling. Bedford is a suburb of Perth Western Australia, located within the City of Bayswater. Bayswater is a northeastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Mount Lawley is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Most of the suburb lies within the Local Government Area of the City of Stirling and Bayswater is a northeastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Burswood is an inner southeastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located immediately across the Swan River from Perth's Central business Rivervale, near the Swan River in Australia, is a Suburb of Perth Western Australia and 5km from Perth's Central business district Ascot ( post code: 6104 is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Belmont. South San Jose (cropjpg||thumb|A suburban development in San Jose California. 5 kilometres (3. The kilometre ( American spelling: kilometer) symbol km is a unit of Length in the Metric system, equal to one thousand 4 mi) northeast of Perth on the northern bank of the Swan River. A mile is a unit of Length, usually used to measure Distance, in a number of different systems including Imperial units United States Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia. The Swan River estuary flows through the city of Perth, in the south west of Western Australia. The suburb was developed during the 1890s and is currently an administrative locality within the City of Bayswater (having been mostly located within the City of Stirling until 1998), bordered by the suburbs of Mount Lawley, East Perth and Bayswater. The City of Bayswater is a Local Government Area in the inner northeastern suburbs of the Western Australian capital city of Perth, about The City of Stirling is a Local Government Area in the northern suburbs of the Western Australian capital city of Perth, located about north Mount Lawley is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Most of the suburb lies within the Local Government Area of the City of Stirling and There is a train station in this suburb, called Maylands, providing easy access to the City centre and beyond. |}A train station, railway station, railroad station, or station yard is a facility at which Passengers may board and alight from Trains Maylands Train Station is a Transperth train station 45km from Perth Train Station, in Western Australia, on the Midland Line. The railway line was originally built in the 1880s, and the railway station was extensively refurbished in 2000. Recently a shared bicycle / pedestrian path was built to link Maylands with neighbouring suburbs via the shoreline of the Swan River. The Swan River estuary flows through the city of Perth, in the south west of Western Australia. There is also a small yacht club and a golf course.
Maylands was once a source of clay for brick and tile making, and the pits from these activities are now part of a golf course and residential area. It was home to Perth's main airport which serviced all kinds of aircraft and even flying boats until the early 1960s, when the airport moved to Perth Airport. Perth Airport is an Australian domestic and international Airport located south of Guildford Western Australia, and is the major commercial airport The facilities were then converted to a training area for the Western Australian Police Service.
Maylands Airport was where Charles Kingsford-Smith made his landing to complete the first non-stop flight across Australia. Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith MC, AFC (9 February 1897 - 8 November 1935 often called Charles Kingsford Smith or by his nickname Smithy, was a well-known On 8 August 1928, the "Southern Cross" took off from Point Cook near Melbourne and set course for Perth, a distance of over 3,200 kilometres (1,990 mi). Events 1220 - Sweden is defeated by Estonian tribes in the Battle of Lihula. Year 1928 ( MCMXXVIII) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Point Cook is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its Local Government Area is the City of Wyndham. The first part of the flight Kingsford-Smith described as rather dull, while the second part was made thoroughly unpleasant by a cloud cover their heavy machine couldn't rise out of. For hours they endured the bitter cold and when daylight finally came, they discovered that they had drifted off course to Bunbury, 180 kilometres (112 mi) to the south. After their arrival at Maylands airport they found that summer rains had turned the field more or less into a swamp. 
During World War 2 Maylands Airfield was requistioned by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and between 6 April 1942 and 5 August 1943, No. 35 Squadron utilised the airfield to supply RAAF units and to transport passengers throughout Western Australia flying Avro Ansons, as well as supporting the Royal Australian Navy and Western Area Headquarters. World War II, or the Second World War, (often abbreviated WWII) was a global military conflict which involved a majority of the world's nations, including The Royal Australian Air Force ( RAAF) is the Air Force branch of the Australian Defence Force. Events 46 BC - Julius Caesar defeats Caecilius Metellus Scipio and Marcus Porcius Cato in the Battle of Thapsus Year 1942 ( MCMXLII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (the link will display the full 1942 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Events 642 - Battle of Maserfield - Penda of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald of Bernicia. Year 1943 ( MCMXLIII) was a Common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. No 35 Squadron was a Royal Australian Air Force transport unit WikipediaWikiProject Aircraft. Please see WikipediaWikiProject Aircraft/page content for recommended layout The Royal Australian Navy ( RAN) is the naval branch of the Australian Defence Force.