Jane Brook, Western Australia

Jane Brook is the name of a watercourse and the valley that passes through the Darling Scarp,[2] and which was utilised for the Eastern Railway and subsequently a central part of the John Forrest National Park.

Jane Brook
PerthWestern Australia
Coordinates31°51′36″S 116°03′40″E / 31.86°S 116.061°E / -31.86; 116.061Coordinates: 31°51′36″S 116°03′40″E / 31.86°S 116.061°E / -31.86; 116.061
Population3,670 (SAL 2021)[1]
LGA(s)City of Swan
State electorate(s)Midland
Federal division(s)Hasluck
Suburbs around Jane Brook:
Middle Swan Herne Hill and Red Hill Herne Hill
Middle Swan Jane Brook Hovea
Stratton Swan View Hovea


It is also the name of the middle class suburb, situated approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of the capital city Perth, Western Australia. It is a suburb within the City of Swan.[3]

Local attractionsEdit

There are a number of fine wineries located near Jane Brook, producing premium hand-crafted wines. Most have restaurants serving lunch and dinner. The nearest major shopping precinct is located in Midland, approximately 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) to the west.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (28 June 2022). "Jane Brook (Suburb and Locality)". Australian Census 2021 QuickStats. Retrieved 28 June 2022.  
  2. ^ "Jane Brook" (PDF). Department of Water and Environmental Regulation. Department of Water and Environmental Regulation and Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, Government of Western Australia. April 2019. ISSN 2209-6779. Retrieved 21 May 2022.
  3. ^ "Jane Brook". City of Swan. 2022. Retrieved 21 May 2022.