Places of historic interest

The City has numerous places significant for their history, heritage, or for their collection of historic material and objects. Select from the links below.

To find out what the City is doing to record and preserve its history and heritage, look at the links available on the Community Involvement page. To research local historic information online, access the City's library catalogue.

Heritage trails

This page provides downloadable brochures and audio commentary for the City's Heritage Trails.

Kenwick Pioneer Cemetery

All that remains as the final resting place of many of our early pioneers are the graves at this historic site on Albany Highway in Kenwick. Read below to discover more information on the site and the people who are buried here.

Orange Room

The Orange Room is an exhibition space dedicated to the City's history and heritage.

Using themes and changing formats, the Orange Room brings to life different perspectives of the City of Gosnells and its community.

Wilkinson Homestead Museum

The Museum is housed in the Wilkinson Homestead, a State Heritage listed building on the banks of the Canning River. The Museum houses a collection of locally significant items which provide an insight into the history of the area, and also runs fun educational programs for school groups. The grounds may be hired for weddings or other group gatherings.