Our Local Area

Our Local Area


Introducing Kalamunda & Foothills

The Shire of Kalamunda encompasses more than 15 suburbs and offers a vibrant countryside lifestyle with all of the modern conveniences of city living.
The strong history of the Kalamunda shire can be felt through its multitude of nature reserves & cultural centres including Mason Mill Gardens, Stirk Park & the Zig Zag Cultural Centre. With the picturesque backdrop of beautiful forests & rolling hills, the Kalamunda Shire offers a calm & serene aura to all of it’s 60,000+ residents.
With over 100kms of walking & biking trails and several naturescape community parks promoting a healthy & active way of life, the Kalamunda & Foothills area could be the welcome escape from the hustle & bustle of the city you and your family have been looking for!
The Perth Hills area is an ever changing and forward thinking community planning for the future. Several new housing developments are already under way including the new Hales Estate in Forrestfield, as well as shopping centres, medical centres, restaurants & cafes a plenty to accommodate the ever growing needs of the community.
The proposed Forrestfield train link is expected to add significant growth to the area connecting the CBD to Belmont, the Airport and the Perth Hills area. Concluding on Dundas Road in High Wycombe, the link will be a major Transport Hub with 2,500 car bays and a bus port. It will also allow tourists to effortlessly experience all that our wonderful shire has to offer including the monthly farmers markets & weekly Sunday Village Markets where you can support our local growers and enjoy Kalamunda’s delicious locally grown produce.
For more information on all that our dynamic community has to offer, please enjoy this feature episode of Our Town WA