The City of Joondalup is a region that covers an area of 97km square from beach to bushland. The City Centre has a relaxed, casual atmosphere and is a combination of cultural, civic, commercial and residential properties built on the edge of the stunning Lake Joondalup.
Residents and visitors enjoy the cosmopolitan feel and excellent selection of restaurants and cafes around the City Centre. There are many beaches and parks to explore.
Our beautiful City has always attracted international guests and immigrants with over 50 per cent of our population born overseas.
The Joondalup City Centre is located 25 minutes north of Perth along the Mitchell Freeway. There are frequent trains from the Perth Underground Station to the City Centre and surrounding suburbs.
Joondalup enjoys a sunny, Mediterranean climate. Summers are hot and dry with an average temperature of 32 degrees during the day. Winters are cold and wet with an average day time temperature of 18 degrees.
Banks are open from 9.30am - 4.00pm Monday to Thursday, and 9.30am to 5.00pm on Fridays.
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) are plentiful and readily available 24 hours a day, seven days a week across the city.
There are 47 government and private primary schools in the region.
There are 16 government and private high schools in the region.
The Joondalup Learning Precinct in the heart of the City Centre encompasses Edith Cowan University, West Coast Institute and the Western Australian Police Academy.
Joondalup is also home to a NECA WA College of Electrical Training campus and the MTA WA Automotive Institute of Technology.
The City offers a range of retail experiences.