Welcome to Subiaco,
Australia’s Most Liveable Suburb

Anyone who has visited Subiaco knows there is something uniquely special about this idyllic pocket of Perth. Voted Australia’s most liveable suburb in Place Score’s 2023 Liveability Survey, the elegant neighbourhood is a treasure trove of both natural and cosmopolitan delights, all while being effortlessly connected to the city’s major lifestyle hubs. Seamlessly woven into Subiaco’s rich cultural tapestry, Arco is a collection of timeless residences without parallel. Immerse yourself in masterful design, soaring views and thoughtfully curated amenity, with a world of opportunity right at your doorstep. This is Arco.

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green spaces

An Active Lifestyle

Nestled beside the verdant landscape of Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Subiaco lends itself to an invigorating and connected outdoor lifestyle. Spend your day wandering through 400 hectares of sublime vegetation, where enchanting tree-lined boulevards and biodiverse bush tracks meet artfully manicured flowerbeds. Even closer to Arco, the picturesque Mueller Park is a hub for community recreation, equipped with picnic amenities and play spaces. Whether you’re seeking an afternoon of solitude amongst sprawling vegetation or a picnic with loved ones beneath the towering gums, Subiaco provides endless opportunities to reconnect with nature.

A Local’s Guide to Subiaco

shui subiaco

At the vanguard of Subiaco’s acclaimed culinary landscape, Shui is a Pan-Asian restaurant with a decidedly luxurious ambience. The menu features bold and genre-bending dishes like ceviche cannoli, prawn crumpets and steamed coral trout, combined with an exciting, flavour-forward cocktail list.

regal theatre

Fronted by an iconic Art Deco facade, the Regal Theatre is one of Perth’s premier entertainment venues, contributing to the city’s undeniable cultural flair. Hosting live music events, stand-up comedy nights, musical theatre shows and more, the 85-year-old venue is a Subiaco icon.

community coffee co

As the name suggests, the team at Community Coffee Co know a thing or two about delivering an impeccable brew. Pick-up a latte on your morning stroll around the neighbourhood or settle in for a long, leisurely brunch amidst the airy interiors.

Subiaco Hotel

The suburb’s beloved grand dame, Subiaco Hotel is a landmark pub with a 120–year history of providing unforgettable hospitality experiences. The hotel was lovingly restored in 2014, resulting in a suave interior fit-out that embraces the building’s unique heritage character.

Blacklist Coffee Roasters

A cafe-roastery concept store in the heart of Rokeby Road, Blacklist is a go-to for all your caffeine essentials – from quality beans to coffee machines to perfectly made macchiatos. Book yourself in for a degustation and explore a world of aromatic blends.


Presenting a seamless fusion of Vietnamese and Korean cuisine, Koba is one of Subiaco’s most beloved culinary institutions. Order an assortment of tasty small plates before tucking into the likes of spiced pork belly and jumbo chilli prawns. A selection of vibrant cocktails makes for the perfect refresher.

local schools

Exceptional Education

A hub for world-class education, some of Perth’s finest schools are within close proximity of Arco. The esteemed Shenton College is just two train stops away, a co-educational state school revered for its comprehensive and inspiring approach to modern education. Having just opened its doors in 2021, Bob Hawke College is also within your local radius, an innovative secondary school complete with cutting-edge facilities, first-rate teachers and lush green surroundings. Ranked among the top 10 secondary schools in Australia, the acclaimed Perth Modern School is only a short stroll from Arco, renowned for its historic buildings, holistic curriculum and impressive alumni.

world-class dining

Foodie Haven

When it comes to wining and dining, Subiaco has established a reputation as one of Perth’s premier hospitality hubs. By day, immerse yourself in the neighbourhood’s happening cafe culture, where buzzing brunch spots and bespoke bakeries meet Instagrammable sandwich joints. In the evening, Subiaco transforms into a culinary playground chock-full with sophisticated wine bars, expansive gastropubs and critically acclaimed restaurants. Only a short stroll from the heart of vibrant Rokeby Road, Arco residents will have a plethora of delectable dining options within moments of their doorstep.

retail delights

Luxury Shopping

A retail destination through and through, Rokeby Road is synonymous with its abundance of luxury boutiques and homewares, defined by a particularly Parisian sensibility. Here, Australian fashion stalwarts combine with one-of-a-kind independent stores, coalescing in a diverse selection with something for everyone up its sleeve. This is matched by a variety of covetable food stores, featuring everything from family-owned green grocers to French patisseries. If you’re seeking home-grown fare, Subiaco’s bustling farmer’s market is held every Saturday on the corner of Bagot and Rokeby Road — a community haven brimming with fresh produce, bespoke deli goods and decadent baked treats.

local amenity

Every Convenience

The pinnacle of convenient inner-city living, Subiaco combines world-class urban amenities with a variety of local gems. Here, Arco residents are serviced by an efficient public transport network, with Subiaco Train Station just a leisurely 4-minute walk away, facilitating an effortless 10 minute journey to the heart of the CBD. Proximity to both Loftus Recreation Centre and Beatty Park Leisure Centre make factoring in a workout easy, while endless local walking trails allow you to exercise outdoors. Encompassed by cultural attractions such as the iconic Subiaco Giant, this well-rounded neighbourhood holds endless opportunities for discovery.