Suburb Profile: Lathlain

Lathlain: A Tranquil Suburb in Perth’s Western Heart

Explore the tranquillity of Lathlain with Bourkes

Nestled in the western heart of Perth, within the City of Victoria Park, Lathlain invites you to experience the perfect blend of suburban tranquillity and urban vibrancy. This charming suburb is just a stone’s throw away from Perth’s CBD, making it perfect for young professionals and young families looking to get the best of both city living and quiet suburbia.

Location and connectivity

Lathlain benefits from a well-connected public transport system, including convenient bus routes and the nearby Victoria Park Train Station. With easy access to major transport routes, commuting to the CBD and other key areas becomes a seamless part of daily life.

Demographics and lifestyle

Diverse and inclusive, Lathlain is an ideal suburb for people from various walks of life. Families, young professionals, and retirees find their home in this renowned suburb. The charm lies in its diverse housing options, catering to different life stages, from modern apartments to charming family homes.


Education and community

For families prioritising education, Lathlain has a range of reputable schools, including Lathlain Primary School and Ursula Frayne Catholic College. These institutions are dedicated to providing quality education and a supportive environment, enhancing the appeal of the suburb for families seeking an excellent educational foundation for their children.

Local favourites

The best of Lathlain can be found within its vibrant café and dining scene. Albany Highway, the main thoroughfare, contains an eclectic mix of restaurants, cafes, and eateries which attracts many residents in the area. Whether enjoying a leisurely brunch at a cosy café or grabbing a casual bite at the pub, residents enjoy the variety of options right at their doorstep.

Recreation and parks

Lathlain is home to many parks and recreational spaces. The lush greenery of J.A. Lee Reserve and the community atmosphere of Lathlain Park provide serene settings for picnics, leisurely strolls, or family outings. These spaces offer a retreat from the urban buzz, promoting a healthy and balanced lifestyle for residents.

Why Choose Bourkes?

Discover the beauty of Lathlain and find your new home with Bourkes. We specialise in turning dreams into reality and understand Lathlain’s unique charm and offerings. Our passion for real estate is matched only by our commitment to serving the local community. 

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