Western Port

from Bass Strait and the Pacific Ocean, adjacent and to the east of Port Phillip on which is sited Melbourne, the capital city of the state of Victoria. Western Port is separated from Port Phillip by the Mornington Peninsula. Western Port is listed under the Ramsar Convention on wetlands. [http://www.dse.vic.gov.au/dse/nrenpr.nsf/FID/-5BDC05F727469CE44A2568A3001C3C7C?OpenDocument] (...)


Western Sahara

The Western Sahara (; , Berber: Taneẓṛuft Tutrimt) is a disputed territory in North Africa, bordered by Morocco to the north, Algeria to the northeast, Mauritania to the east and south, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. Its surface area amounts to (...)


Western Orissa

Western Odisha,http://www.wodcOdisha.org/ also referred as Kosal or Kosalanchal or Hirakhand Dash, Siba Prasad, “ Sambalpur Itihas ”, 3rd edition, 2002, Odisha Sahitya Akademi, Bhubaneswar, P. 1 & 148, ISBN 81 7586 083 9Mishra, Dr (...)


Central and Western District

The Central and Western District is one of the 18 districts of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China. It had a population of 261,884 in 2001. The district has the most educated residents with the second highest income and the third lowest population. Central is the central business district and the core urban area of Hong Kong (...)


Perth, Western Australia

Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia. In December 2006 Perth had an estimated population of 1,507,900, (December 2006 estimate), and with a growth rate of 2.1% (2006) is currently the fastest growing major city in Australia in percentage terms (...)


Albany, Western Australia

Albany is one of the largest regional cities in Western Australia, situated around a port on its southern coast. Its metropolitan area has a population of 31,600 as of the 2006 census, Consists of Albany SSD (Central) and the State Suburbs of Milpara, Gledhow, McKail, Bayonet Head, Collingwood and Lower King in the 2006 census (...)


Bunbury, Western Australia

The port of Bunbury is the third largest city in Western Australia after Perth, the state capital, and Mandurah. It is situated 175 kilometres (109 mi) south of Perth's central business district (CBD). (...)


Fremantle, Western Australia

Fremantle is a port city in Western Australia, located southwest of Perth, the state capital, at the mouth of the Swan River on Australia's western coast. It was the first settlement of the Swan River Colonists in 1829. It was declared a city in 1929, and has a population of approximately 26,000 (...)


Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

:''For other uses of Kalgoorlie, see Kalgoorlie (disambiguation)'' Kalgoorlie-Boulder is a Western Australian city located about 600 km east of Perth. Its current approximate population is 30,000. The name Kalgoorlie is derived from the Wangai word ''Karlkurla'', meaning "place of the silky pears" (...)