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Murdoch is a relatively new suburb south of Perth near Kardinya and Bullcreek. The suburb is named after Sir Walter Murdoch. Sir Walter was a Professor of English/Chancellor at U.W.A. between 1912 and 1947. Murdoch University was the first development in this area and opened in the 1970's. Two major hospitals now exist here. St John of God Murdoch, and the Fiona Stanley Hospital which is nearing completion. The southern rail link opened in Dec 2007


Murdoch - St John of God Hospital

Off Murdoch Drive and adjacent to the Murdoch train station is St John of God Hospital. This is a view of the Medical Centre building. The main hospital entrance is off to the left. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD001


Murdoch - Fiona Stanley Hospital

Just behind St John of God Hospital (a little to the south) the new Fiona Stanley Hospital is starting to take shape. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD002


Murdoch - Fiona Stanley Hospital

The Fiona Stanley is now all but complete. Other than apparently finalising information technology infrastructure, it's ready for opening. This is the main building. There are other buildings adjacent but out of picture. January 2014. Photos Ref: MURD003


Murdoch - University Building

Murdoch University is a little way along South Street, west of the Murdoch train Station. Here is one of the buildings but not sure what its purpose is. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD004


Murdoch - University Administration Centre

Murdoch University again. This is an administration centre. Along the right side of the building is Student Central. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD005


Murdoch - University Student Village

Murdoch University provides on-campus accommodation for overseas or rural students. Here is part of the Student Village. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD006


Murdoch - University Student Village

Another view of the Student Village this time looking from the west. October 2010. Photos Ref: MURD007

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