Calista, Western Australia facts for kids
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Perth, Western Australia
Kwinana Adventure Park, located at Calista
|Population||1,937 (2011 census)|
|• Density||842/km2 (2,180/sq mi)|
|Area||2.3 km2 (0.9 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||City of Kwinana|
Calista is a southern suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Kwinana.
Calista is one of the Kwinana suburbs named after a ship. Calista was one of the first ships to bring settlers to the Swan River Colony. She arrived with 73 passengers on 5 August 1829 under the command of Captain S. Hawkins. Two of the most notable passengers on the ship were Lionel and William Samson.
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