Combined commercial and retail precincts also feature strongly in the region at key centres such as Booragoon, Canning Bridge, Cockburn Central, Fremantle, Jandakot City, Kwinana Marketplace, Phoenix and Rockingham.

The key commercial and retail precincts in the region, which are also major employers and small business locations, include:

  • Booragoon
  • Fremantle
  • Rockingham
  • Cockburn Gateway
  • Jandakot City
  • Phoenix
  • Kwinana Marketplace
  • Canning Bridge

Many of Perth’s major shopping centres are undergoing or planning significant expansions in retail and commercial floor space, and incorporating other uses such as residential development, entertainment, food and beverage venues.

Shopping centre expansions and redevelopment projects recently completed, under construction or planned in the region, including the value of redevelopment and gross lettable area, include:

  • Baldivis Shopping Centre ($116m) – 29,500sqm
  • Cockburn Central Stage 3 ($80m) – extended from 30,000sqm to 50,000sqm
  • Wellard Square Shopping Centre ($17.5m) – 5,524sqm
  • Port Coogee – 4,431sqm by 2016
  • Garden City Booragoon ($750m) – redevelopment to increase from 72,000sqm to 120,000sqm by 2018.