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BICTON SUBURB PROFILE


Bicton is a beautiful residential suburb bordering the Swan River and located only 10 kilometres from Perth CBD. The suburb of Bicton was established in the 1830’s surrounding a large vineyard and is now one of the most affluent suburbs south of the river. Much of Bicton is situated on limestone base-rock and around a third of the suburb of Bicton is composed of Class-A reserve at Point Walter.

Bicton is a fantastic family orientated suburb with several playgrounds, bicycle and walking paths along the shores of the Swan River. Water sports are central to the suburb in which Bicton Pool is the base for both The Melville Water Polo Club and the Bicton Swimming Club. There are also several beaches located in the suburb including Bicton Baths and Point Walter. Bicton Primary School is the state-run primary school and is located within the catchment area of Melville Senior High School.



Education

Bicton Primary School

Catchment area of Melville Senior High School

Parks & Recreation

Bicton Quarantine Park

Fred Jones Reserve

Harry Grose Reserve

John Dickinson Reserve

Rod Campbell Park

Point Walter Golf Course

Point Walter Tennis Courts

Water sports

Bicton Baths

Blackwall Reach

Point Walter

Melville Water Polo Club

Bicton Swimming Club

Bicton Pool

Churches

St. Christophers Anglican Church

Bicton Presbyterian Church

Bicton Uniting Church (located in the neighbouring suburb of Palmyra)

Eating & Drinking

The Leopold Hotel

Little Stove

Kava Cafe

Mikado Japanese

Burgers with attitude

Posh Pizza

Walters River Cafe

Revive Cafe

Shopping

Melville Plaza

Fresh Provisions

Bicton Cellars

Rebecca Oates Hairdressing Salon