This issue will cover:

Business Attraction and Investment

To showcase what an exciting place Subiaco is to do business, the City has developed the Subiaco: Open for Business prospectus. This prospectus is a detailed marketing tool to promote Subiaco to new businesses and investors. 

Watch the Subiaco: Open for Business video  to see the wave that is re-energising Subiaco. Share this video with your business connections to continue the message that Subiaco is Open for Business.

The City launched the prospectus from the ninth floor of the soon-to-be Park Regis Hotel on Hay Street. Key influencers, investors and developers were in attendance. Read more about the Subiaco: Open for Business event.


Subilicious is back!

2019 was Subiaco's very first Fringe World Hub and it was such a success that See Subiaco will be supporting another Subilicious event for January 2020. 

We need your help to make Subilicious even bigger and better! Find out how to get involved and receive a list of  key dates from Subilicious event organiser Kate Bell at


 Grab a treat every Tuesday

Offer extended!
See Subiaco's Treat Yo'Self Tuesday campaign is now live with some great offers from a variety of businesses. Offers are available every Tuesday until 3 September. Offers will now include retail and services too, including shoes, clothing, nails, massages and hair. Pamper and Treat Yo’Self! Check out what's on offer here.

If you have an offer you'd like advertised as part of the Treat Yo'Self Tuesday campaign please email


What's New?

Welcome Blacklist Coffee Roasters
The team behind The Toastery at 439D Hay Street have recently changed the name and concept to focus on high-end single origin coffee. “Being a coffee roaster, we wanted to create a space that wasn’t just a cafe” says co-owner Darren Woon. Take your next coffee break at Blacklist Coffee Roasters.

Welcome The Corner Italian
Owner and Head Chef Caleb Azuka was trained by world renowned chef Massimo Bottura. Caleb is passionate about delivering high-quality food at affordable prices and his Burrata is a WA first, Caleb says "all other Burrata in WA or Australia are frozen and imported, but mine are fresh". The Corner Italian at 484 Hay Street is a must visit. Read more here.

Grower's Lane
The family-owned gourmet grocery was featured in The West last month on the topic of family-owned businesses. The Tran Family have owned Grower's Lane on Salvado Road since 2016. Read more about the challenges and wins of working within a family business here.

Curtin Ignition Program
This year's Curtin Ignition Program is nearly upon us and the City is pleased to announce the sponsored places have been allocated to Mark Wilson of Cahoots Photography and Shireen DuPeez of The Exec Circle. Good luck Mark and Shireen, we hope the experience brings you closer to your business goals. 

If you have a good news story you'd like to share please email us at
Does your restaurant or shop deliver products to customers? 
Ordering home or office delivered meals and products has become big business in Australia in the last few years with advancements in technology increasing the need and ease of online ordering further into the future. The Local Delivery Working Group are seeking local traders in Subiaco who would be interested in participating in a project aimed at introducing a Subiaco specific ordering and home delivery platform.

Please contact Bert Giancristofaro on 0418 919 289 for further information. 
Intro to LinkedIn for Business Workshop (intermediate) 
When: Tuesday 6 August, 10am to 12pm
Where: The Palms Community Centre (Business Space), Rokeby Road
Organiser: Business Station
Cost: $18.40
Buy Tickets
Digital solutions workshops
Find more opportunities to develop your digital skills through the Australian Small Business Advisory Services (ASBAS) delivered through Business Station. 
More Information
Free business advisory services
Business Local is a free advisory service for small business owners across Western Australia, supported by the Small Business Development Corporation and delivered through Business Station. 
More Information

Promotion Opportunity
Reach up to 300 new customers by providing an offer to the Wandana Retirement Living Community on Thomas Street through the New Residents Welcome Pack. Please provide your offer by Friday 9 August to or phone 9284 0910 

Thank you
The City would like to thank all local businesses that have helped with various photoshoots and creative videos over the past few months, with a shout out to Pragma Lawyers and PBF for being available at very short notice. 
Free Carbon Calculator and Report
The Low Carbon Living program is a nationwide, not for profit initiative which gives households, businesses and communities quick and easy tools to reduce their energy, waste and water use. Access the carbon calculator here.
Private Property Register
The Private Property Register is designed to protect parking bays on commercial and retail premises. Current registrations are due for renewal by 31 July 2019. If you have not yet received your renewal information, please contact Compliance Services on 9237 9222 or For further information please visit the City's website.
The Subiaco Place Plan is a dynamic and practical list of 49 actions to be completed in a three year period. The plan is guided by a strong understanding of place, people and vision. 

Winter Night Time Music Series
One of these actions is to implement a cosy and intimate winter night-time live music series inside bars and restaurants over three consecutive nights starting Thursday 3 October. Suitable venues have been identified and contacted. For further information contact

Planter Boxes on Rokeby Road
An investigation is currently underway to identify suitable options to upgrade or replace the planter boxes with a treatment or solution that is sustainable and improves the overall appearance of the streetscape. The City is currently liaising with the consultants who developed the Place Plan style guide to deliver a trial of options. Letters have been provided to businesses along Rokeby Road, if your business is on Rokeby Road and you did not receive one please contact us.

For further information please contact
Did You Know?
The industry value of health and health services across WA is $986m. Subiaco is a significant hub for health and health services.

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