City of Armadale


The City of Armadale is located in Perth's south-east suburbs. The City encompasses a total land area of 545 square kilometres, and features many parks, reserves and state forests. The City of Armadale is a residential, semi-rural and rural area. The main urban areas are in and around the suburb of Armadale, including the foothills of Kelmscott, Mount Nasura, Mount Richon, Seville Grove and Westfield.

The key employment sectors are retail, health and community service, education, and to a lesser extent, manufacturing and construction. The City of Armadale’s main retail area is the Armadale City Centre, with Kelmscott Town Centre being another significant retail area, and several smaller shopping centres (West Armadale, Westfield and Champion Drive). Armadale has one major public hospital (Armadale-Kelmscott Memorial) and one private hospital (Galliers). Armadale features a tertiary institution (Polytechnic West) and numerous private and public schools.

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NOTE: The land use shown in the map is derived from ABS Mesh Block categories. Mesh Blocks broadly identify land use and are not designed to provide definitive land use. It is purely an indicator of the main planned land use for a Mesh Blocks. For more information please refer to ABS Mesh Block categories.

Transportation Networks

  • Albany Highway
  • Brookton Highway
  • Tonkin Highway
  • Armadale railway line


  • Perth GPO 28km
  • Perth Airport 24km
  • Port of Fremantle 32km

Major Industrial Precincts

  • Armadale South (south of Hobbs Drive)
  • Kelmscott West (north of Champion Drive)

City of Armadale

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