Date signed: Oc 13, 2000
With a population of over 31,000 and just 180 kilometers south of Perth, capital city of Western Australia, Bunbury had been dubbed second capital city of Western Australia.
Bunbury has a diverse economic base and is the service center for the south west corner of Western Australia.
Bunbury offers a buoyant and diverse economy. Bunbury's location, access to nearby greenfield sites, business and industry parks, flexible planning approach, together with its competitively priced residential and commercial premises, provide a range of business and lifestyle choices.
With Bunbury's access to major transport and export infrastructure, including the Bunbury Port, rail networks, Forrest and South Western Highways and Busselton Margaret River Airport (freight and commercial flights), higher education opportunities, health services and industry, Bunbury is well positioned to support one of Australia's fastest growing regions.
Bunbury offers a high quality lifestyle in a stunning natural landscape. It boasts a number of natural and tourist attractions, and is coupled with a Mediterranean climate, making it an ideal holiday destination.
Jiaxing's Xiuzhou district and Jiashan, Haiyan counties has carried out friendly exchanges with Harvey county, Manjimup Shire, and Cowley county in Bunbury respectively.
A seaside view of Bunbury. [Photo/wb.jiaxing.gov.cn]