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Jane Brook
PerthWestern Australia
Population 3,118 (2006 census)
Postcode(s) 6056
LGA(s) City of Swan
State electorate(s) Midland
Federal Division(s) Pearce
Suburbs around Jane Brook:
Middle Swan Herne Hill and Red Hill Herne Hill
Middle Swan Jane Brook Hovea
Stratton Swan View Hovea

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


It is also the name of the middle class suburb, situated approximately 25 kilometers east of the capital city Perth, Western Australia. It is a suburb within the City of Swan.

Local Attractions

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

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