St James is primarily a residential neighbourhood with many established trees and local parks.
The neighbourhood focal point is a bustling centre on Albany Highway with a number of major retailers and local businesses on offer.
Meet Pierre Quesnel - Place Leader
Pierre is the team’s Urban Design specialist who is passionate about the quality of experience in public places. He believes the design process is enriched by an open and collaborative approach where stakeholders, community and experts work together to create and pursue a unique, shared vision. A registered Landscape Architect, Pierre has previously worked for some of Perth’s leading design consultancies and has broad experience in detailed design and construction administration, concept planning, master planning and high level strategic visioning.
Favourite thing about East Victoria Park and St James: “I absolutely love the East Vic Park / St James area. I love its authenticity, it has a real high street, real heritage, real character and real people!”