Over looking Swan River to Bicton

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Bicton is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south-west of the central business district. The suburb is mostly residential, and falls within the City of Melville local government area. Bicton borders the Swan River to the north, with the northern third of the suburb taken up by a Class-A reserve at Point Walter.

Originally settled in the 1830s, when a large vineyard was established, Bicton was mainly rural until the subdivision of the former Bicton Racecourse, beginning in 1919. Further subdivisions of the Castle Hill area in 1921 established the suburb as a middle-class area of Fremantle. Bicton underwent further expansion after the conclusion of World War II, and is currently one of the most affluent suburbs south of the river.

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Comments (72)

Cindy Breen on July 24, 2013

Thank you Al

Ciao Marion:-)

Kostia Semytskyi on July 25, 2013

Nice! Like 39

A den Hartigh on August 6, 2013

Fabulous view, very beautiful picture.

F & L



Cindy Breen on August 6, 2013


Many thanks..Marion

Cindy Breen on August 6, 2013


Thank you for the YSL

Have a nice day...Marion

Cindy Breen on August 9, 2013

Hi Horst

Many thanks for the YSL

Hope you enjoy your weekend also, we are enjoying some rain at last not very much today though, still the weather is a pleasant 20c most days.

Best wishes Marion;-)

Bram van Broekhoven on August 9, 2013

Beautiful view and photo Like

Best Regards, Bram

Elemér on August 15, 2013

Spectacular, beautiful photo! L


Cindy Breen on August 15, 2013

Bran and Elemér

Many thanks to you both...Cheers Marion

zanot10 - NO VIEWS on September 11, 2013

Very good shot! LIKE!

Best regards Z.

Cindy Breen on September 14, 2013

Thank you Z

Cheers Marion

Inge Röpke on October 4, 2013

♥Very attractive place and shot… LIKE45!!! Greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

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Cindy Breen
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

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  • Uploaded on July 4, 2013
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    by Cindy Breen
    • Taken on 2013/07/04 11:52:14
    • Exposure: 0.000s (1/8000)
    • Focal Length: 98.00mm
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    • ISO Speed: ISO1600
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
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