Suburb Profile - Cannington

Distance to CBD: 10km

This name was given according to the English practice of adding the term 'ton' to a name, denoting a town. Subdivision of the suburb of Cannington began in 1882. A railway station was constructed there in the early 1890's and was named Cannington. The area surrounding this station soon became known by this name.

An affordable suburb with great accessibility, only 11 km from the city and is home to many amenities like Carousel Shopping Centre and the newly built Cannington Leisureplex,

Cannington is home to multiple schools such as Cannington P.S., Saint Joseph's P.S., Saint Norbert College, Cannington Community College, Cannington Education Support Centre, Kids of the Park Community Kindergarten, Sowilo Community High School and Damla College.

Public Transport:
The suburb also has the convenience of the Cannington train station and multiple bus services that service the area.

Growth and Development:
Cannington in times past has experienced positive growth and this is set to continue due to the fact that the area offers investors the opportunity to develop large blocks with prospect to a strong rental return. Rental demand has proven to be positive with many people choosing to live in the area because of the surrounding infrastructure and facilities. The area of Cannington offers people looking to purchase a home in a vibrant suburb at a price that’s affordable.