“Western Australia for me”

Composed by an Irish Australian Lawyer in 1831

Discover Western Australia

 

The largest state in Australia

At 2,529,875 square kilometres, Western Australia is the second largest country sub division in the world

Ancient land

The first inhabitants of Australia were the Aboriginal people who arrived from the north about 40,000 to 60,000 years ago. In 1829 the Swan River Colony was established on the Swan River by Captain James Stirling and in 1890, the act granting self-government to the colony was passed by the British Parliament.

 

A rich history

Western Australia produces 46% of Australia’s exports and is the second-largest iron ore producer in the world.

Peace be Still

Spirituality, nature walks, appreciation of Australian history

 

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