City of Wanneroo

Infrastructure

The City of Wanneroo is located in Perth's north-eastern suburbs. The City encompasses a total land area of about 685 square kilometres, and features coastal plains, wetlands, market gardens, bushland and wineries. The City is a predominantly rural area, with rapidly expanding residential areas and some commercial and industrial land uses. The City of Wanneroo is one of the fastest growing local government areas in Australia. Most of the rural areas are in the north and east, with land used mainly for horticulture, agriculture, quarrying and natural heritage areas, as well as semi-rural and rural-residential living.

Key employment sectors include retail, manufacturing and education. Wanneroo features three major retail centres (Wanneroo Town Centre, Kingsway City and Ocean Keys), with a number of other significant centres (Alexander Heights, Koondoola Plaza, Landsdale Forum, Merrriwa Plaza, Newpark, Wanneroo Central and Wanneroo Markets). The main industrial areas are located in Landsdale and Wangara.

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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

  • Mitchell Freeway
  • Wanneroo Road
  • Joondalup railway line

Distances

  • Perth GPO 35km
  • Perth Airport 35km
  • Port of Fremantle 40km

Major Industrial Precincts

  • Landsdale (western section)
  • Wangara

City of Wanneroo

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