kids encyclopedia robot

Erskine, Western Australia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Not to be confused with Erskineville, New South Wales.
Quick facts for kids
MandurahWestern Australia
Population 4,100 (2011 census)
Established 1971
Postcode(s) 6210
LGA(s) City of Mandurah
State electorate(s) Dawesville
Federal Division(s) Canning
Suburbs around Erskine:
Halls Head Halls Head Dudley Park
Halls Head Erskine Dudley Park

Coordinates: 32°33′43″S 115°41′38″E / 32.562°S 115.694°E / -32.562; 115.694

Erskine is a suburb of Mandurah. It is bound by the Old Coast Road to the west (with Halls Head on the opposite side) and the Peel Inlet to the east. It is home to a minor shopping centre, including a Coles supermarket.


As stated above, Erskine's western border is Old Coast Road, which is the main thoroughfare through Mandurah's southern suburbs and connects Erskine to Mandurah, Perth and Bunbury. Erskine is also well-served by public transport with Transperth bus routes 591 and 594 servicing the suburb. The 591 service terminates in Erskine at Sticks Boulevard/ Willoughbridge Crescent while the 594 proceeds towards Dawesville via Old Coast Road.

kids search engine
Erskine, Western Australia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.