Wonthella is a quaint inner suburb of Geraldton, Western Australia with a population of approximately 1700 people (2011 Census). A great place to live, Wonthella is only 10 minutes to the Geraldton City Centre and local beaches. It’s home to Geraldton’s major sporting precinct which includes football, lawn bowls, tennis, basketball, netball, swimming pool, Skatepark and the Geraldton Golf Club just to name a few. The Italian Club, Irish Club, Theatre 8 and PCYC are all located in Wonthella and the popular Fifth Street shops include a Supa IGA, newsagency, liquor store, hairdressers and a furniture shop. Wonthella has it all!
The Wonthella Progress Association (WPA), Geraldton’s oldest neighbourhood development group has a rich history which dates back to the early 1930’s. The WPA is now approaching a new era as it embraces technology and social media. The Association invites all residents and supporters to become a part of the vision of working together to make Wonthella a friendly and vibrant place to live that nurtures community spirit. The WPA also aims to recognise and preserve the history and pioneering spirit of the original settlers.
Looking back, moving forward . . .