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Welcome To My Suburb – Wembley (Town of Cambridge)

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Wembley is a gorgeous area located in Perth’s leafy Western Suburbs and is just five kilometres from the Perth CBD. It is home to the gorgeous Lake Monger and has great public transport links to the city. Here's what you need to know about Wembley.

Council and surrounding suburbs
Council: Town of Cambridge
Surrounding suburbs: Churchlands, Floreat, Glendalough, Jolimont, Leederville, Subiaco, West Leederville.

Lake Monger (Image: Weekend Notes)


Public transport

Wembley has great public transport links. The suburb is serviced by the number 85 bus route, which runs between the Perth Busport to Glendalough Station, which is on the Joondalup train line. Wembley is also close to West Leederville Train Station, on the Fremantle train line and is just two stops away from the Perth Underground station.

Schools, childcare and tertiary education

Public Primary Schools
Wembley Primary School
Lake Monger Primary School
Bold Park Community School caters for children aged 3 to 18 years and also has a playgroup for children aged 18 months to 36 months.

Nearest Private Primary Schools
• The nearest private primary school is Holy Spirit Primary School in nearby City Beach.

Nearest Public High School
• The nearest public high school is Churchlands Senior High School.

Hale School (Image: Hale School website)


Nearest private high schools
Hale School is an all-boys private school in nearby Wembley Downs.

Childcare
• Nature Family Day Care – phone: 6102 5008
Jellybeans Child Care & Kindy
Mulberry Tree Childcare & Kindy
MercyCare Wembley Early Learning Centre which is also home to Bub Desk Wembley.

Tertiary Education
• The nearest universities are the University of WA and CQ University in Perth.
• The closest TAFE WA North Metropolitan campus is located in Northbridge.

Health

Hospitals
• The nearest maternity hospital is Osborne Park Hospital. OPH does not have an emergency department – the closest emergency department is located at Royal Perth Hospital. The closest private hospital is St John of God Subiaco, which has an emergency department and maternity services.

Osborne Park Hospital (Image: OPH Website)


Medical Centres
• Wembley Family Medical Practice – 9387 5000
Grantham House Medical Practice
Wembley Medical Practice
Herdsman Specialist Centre

Shopping
• Wembley does not boast a large shopping centre, but rather a number of speciality boutique shops. There is a Coles supermarket, pharmacy and café at West Leederville.
• The nearby Floreat Forum is home to Coles, Woolworths and various speciality stores.

Dining Out
The Wembley Hotel
FBI Restaurant Café Wembley
Herdsman Lake Tavern - great family dining with an indoor play area for the kids.
Flipside Burgers
Cambridge Forum International Food Court

FBI Wembley (Image: FBI Wembley Facebook page)


Fitness
Plus Fitness 24/7 Wembley
Curves Wembley
Fitness Factor
The Mind Body Heart Store offers yoga and pilates.
• Pure Fitness Group – 1300 224 705

Community Services
Wembley Community Centre
Raphael Centre - provides mental health and counselling antenatal and postnatal services, plus a range of group activities for new mums.
Centre
Activ Foundation
Telethon Speech & Hearing

Police
Wembley has a police station located at 379 Cambridge Street, Wembley.

Image: Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre website


Recreational facilities and events
Lake Monger is a great spot for walking, a picnic or taking the kids to the playground.
Herdsman Lake is home to an easy walking and cycle track that is suitable for children. If you are interested in the history of the local area, take a visit to the Herdsman Lake Settlers Cottage.
Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre
• Wembley is also located within close proximity to Perth’s favourite science museum, Scitech.
• It is also close to Subiaco and Claremont, which has some awesome free activities you can do with the kids – for more information, read on here.

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