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Bassendean is located to the northeast of Perth. The town is situated about 12 km car drive from the centre of the capital city. Bassendean is under the Local Government Area named Town of Bassendean.
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Hire a car and visit the city of Bassendean that was first established in 1901, however, initially the name of the location we know today as Bassendean was The West Guildford Road District, being renamed in 1922. Bassendean officially became a town in July 1975.
Western Australian Museum makes learning about the place's culture and history more fun as it houses over 3 million specimens and their permanent display include the Bird Gallery, Butterfly Gallery, W. ALand and People, the Mammal Gallery, Dampier Marine Gallery and Diamond to Dinosaurs. Now that's a lot for one day. And if you get hungry or thirsty then there is a cafe nearby. And if you like to take a souvenir, well, the Museum shop is just around the corner.
Burswood Entertainment Complex is all about fun and entertainment since they opened in 1985. Name it and they have it -- casino (open 24 hours), bars and restaurants, nightclubs, theatre, riverside cycling trail, golf, spa and the list go on. You will have so much fun here that you will go to your bed with smile on your face for a month. Now that is priceless! If you are the adventurous to the next level type, then this place is definitely for you!
Huntlywood Granary is the perfect place for a weekend getaway or a perfect place to rest after a day of so much fun and excitement. This is the place where you can chillax (chill and relax). A piece of heaven on earth. You can play golf, go horseback riding, take a lazy walk (or a romantic one, maybe) or you can go mountain biking. But if it is rest that you are after then their rooms are the epitome of comfort and style. Wide, spacious and offers a wonderful view. So you can relax those nerves and have an unforgettable weekend that will make anyone you know go green with envy.
The Western Australian Rail Transport Museum is one of the most important tourist attractions in Bassendean. Here tourists can observe an impressive part of the history of the country and the aircraft evolution and development in Australia. Diesel and Steam Locomotives are featured within the Bassendean museum.
The Cyril Jackson Senior High School is one of the most impressive buildings that tourists will be able to see in Bassendean. The Cyril Jackson Senior High School was built in 1962. The architecture of this building and its godliness can easily charm all visitors coming to see this amazing city.
The Railway Museum is located in Bassendean and it is considered to be one of the most important tourist attractions within the city. In fact, the Railway Museum was the first museum of this type to be opened in Western Australia and one of the most popular ones to ever been created. Be sure to witness the exhibits existent at this Bassendean museum that show the history of railways development in the country. The first exhibits that tourists can currently see here were brought at the museum in 1960s.
Queens Gardens can easily be visited by all tourists who come to Bassendean in a hire car. Queens Gardens are actually located at about 8km car drive from the center of the city. With numerous species of flowers and trees and unique floral species. Queens Gardens is some of the most spectacular places tourists will be able to see while visiting Bassendean.