Midland is a beautiful suburb located in the centre of the Swan Valley wine region. As you step out of the Perth Hills, you will see the start of Midland, located between the intersection of Great Northern Highway and Great Eastern Highway. Midland is located just a 25 minute drive from Perth CBD.
Talking about the history and foundation of Midland, it came into existence because of establishment of the railway in Perth in 1886, and State railway’s workshops in 20th century. What makes Midland special is its beautiful location, surrounded by highways and a river. In the north, Midland can be reached by Middle Swan Road and Row Highway, on the east it’s bounded by Morrison road, Bushby Street, the great eastern highway, Ruby Street, railway line and the Shire of Mundaring. In the south Midland has the Scott Street, the Shire of Mundaring, Frederic Street and Helena River, and the west is bounded by the beautiful Swan River.
Due to its close proximity to Perth and all the major amenities, Midland is an ideal location for people who want to relocate to a peaceful yet comfortable suburb. Midland thrives on its tourism industry due to its beauty and its close proximity to Perth and just 10 minutes from Perth Airport.
It’s not only famous because of its tourism industry and beautiful rivers on the surrounding, but it provides a wide range of activities to visitors. For example, the shopping area of Midland is considered as one of the leading shopping areas in Perth with variety of retailers, and the suburb also has two major shopping centres, Midland Gate and Centre point, both of which have more than 150 shops and cinemas.
In addition to the shopping centres that provide both business activity and shopping, Midland has variety of business options available, and with the Midland Redevelopment Authority working on the revitalisation of the suburb, Midland is going to emerge as one of the top strategic metropolitan centres of Australia, which will bring increased economic and social activity to the area.
If you are a food and wine lover visiting Midlands, then you won’t be disappointed because Midland has around more than 60 famous restaurants that you can visit to satisfy your hunger, but not only that, Midland cuisine is blessed with variety of foreign restaurants as well. So, you can eat anything you want, German, Chinese, Italian or Indian and the best part is you will feel like home because of the peaceful ambience and delicious food served by their restaurants.