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Alkimos Beach The Gateway Shopping


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The Gateway Shopping Precinct – Opening this November!

The Gateway Shopping Precinct is at the entry of Alkimos Beach, just off Marmion Avenue, directly opposite St James’ Anglican School. The first stage is now complete and IGA Shopping Centre will begin trading on Friday 4th November 2016!

Join us on the 19th November 2016 for the official opening street fair, including sausage sizzle, live entertainment and lots of fun activities for the kids.

Stage 1 of The Gateway Shopping Precinct will offer a diverse range of amenities and services for local residents including:

  • An IGA supermarket – Opening Friday 4th November 2016
  • Café / Lunch Bar – Opening soon!
  • Beautician / Spa / Hairdressers – Opening soon!
  • Nail Bar – Opening soon!
  • Pharmacy
  • Newsagency

Take a drive to Alkimos Beach and you will notice that even more stages are already under construction. The Child Care Centre, Medical Centre and Child Play facility and café are all under construction, opening in 2017. Further stages are planned to include a gym, a tavern, restaurant, and a range of other services and general retail.

Please note that service offerings are subject to change.

Download the Gateway Retail brochure

Find out more:


Sprout Alkimos Beach

Sprout Alkimos is a temporary business facility located at the Escarpment Park. It's equipped with a kiosk and can cater for business meetings, launch events and training sessions with built in multimedia and a choice of spaces available to cater for up to 70 people.

Sprout also offers a hot desk facility for home based businesses and people who work from home. Not for profit groups can book hot desks at no charge.

There’s also a number of other business services and support networks within the greater area including:

Wanneroo Business Association

The Wanneroo Business Association is a not for profit organisation guided by a volunteer Board of Directors drawn from many different business backgrounds and companies offering vast experience in all aspects of business. The organisation advocates on behalf of the business community, provides networking opportunities and programs to contribute to the growth of the business community.

City of Wanneroo

The City of Wanneroo provides access to a range of resources to inform and support local business, including demographic data, key statistics for investors, training, events and networking opportunities.

Small Business Centre North West Metro

The Small Business Centre offers free assistance and support to new and existing businesses including referral to specialist advisers, support with business problem solving and assistance with government departments and regulations.

Small Business - WA Government

West Australian State Government Small Business Development Corporation is focused on the development of the small business sector. The service offers a range of resources to assist business owners from start up to managing a business and planning for growth. A number of grant opportunities are also available.

Workforce Training

Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development promotes workplace training and development opportunities, and can help connect you to a range of accredited training courses.