South Lake, Western Australia
Perth, Western Australia
|Population||5,659 (2006 census)|
|Location||23 km (14 mi) from Perth|
|LGA(s)||City of Cockburn|
Name proposed by Taylor Woodrow Homes Builders Pty. Ltd and the City of Cockburn in March 1982 after a previous suggestion (Oxley) had been rejected because of duplication. Situated to the south of North Lake, hence the name. The suburb name was approved in August 1982.
The suburb contains two schools: South Lake Primary School and Lakeland Senior High School.
The South Lake Leisure Centre is located on South Lake Drive, adjacent to Lakeland Senior High School. The Centre has an eight lane heated 25m pool, outdoor leisure pool with 2 water slides(summer only), toddlers pool, spa, sauna and steamroom. The Centre also has a fully equipped gymnasium, aerobics room, community meeting room and two indoor multipurpose sports courts.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "South Lake (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-05.
- Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – B". Retrieved 2007-10-12.
- Department of Land Information. StreetSmart Perth Street Directory (54th ed.). West Australian Newspapers Ltd. pp. Maps 462-463. ISBN 978-0-909439-67-5.
- City of Cockburn - South Lake Leisure Centre
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