Gwelup is a residential suburb located approximately 15 kilometres north of the Perth CBD within the City of Stirling. The type and style of residential dwellings contained within Gwelup varies considerably, ranging from early market garden cottages to recently designed two-storey developments. New subdivisions, including Karrinyup Waters, Settlers Green and The Willows, contain modern architecturally designed homes.
Life in Gwelup
Gwelup features shopping precincts like Gwelup Plaza, Gwelup Shopping Centre and nearby Karrinyup Shopping Centre. The local schools in the area are Lake Gwelup Primary School and falls within the Carine Senior High School catchment area. Gwelup has significant areas of public open space scattered throughout the residential area, offering meeting places and recreational opportunities for the local and wider community.