Locality Guide


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FACILITIES

Forest Lake Shopping Centre
235 Forest Lake Boulevard 
Forest Lake, QLD 4078
P: (07) 3278 8999
E: info@forestlakeshoppingcentre.com.au
Web:  http://forestlakeshoppingcentre.com.au/
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Trading Hours
Monday – Wednesday             8:30am – 5:30pm
Thursday                                    8:30am – 9:00pm
Friday                                          8:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday                                     8:30am – 5:00pm
Sunday                                       8:30am – 6:00pm



Forest Lake is serviced by a weekly visit of the Brisbane City Council's mobile library service at the Forest Lake Shopping Centre


There is a wide variety of restaurants in Forest Lake like The Forest Lake Tavern, Nandos, The Burger Institute, Punjab Curry and many other takeaway restaurants.
 

ATTRACTIONS

The Lake - The centrepiece of Forest Lake is an $8.9 million, 10.9 hectare man-made recreational lake, with a perimeter of 2.7 kilometres (1.7 mi). $1.8 million was spent on the dam wall, outlet structure and boulevard embankment. It has an average depth of 2.6 with a 300 to 600 mm around the safety ledge, deepening to 4 metres in the centre. The volume of the lake is 310,000 cubic metres or 269 Olympic sized swimming pools. Surrounding the lake is 3.5 kilometres of pedestrian and cycleways and 8 hectares of adjacent parkland. It was completed and opened in 1994
 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Forest Lake is serviced by Translink.  Information including timetables for bus's is available at https://translink.com.au/ 

The Richlands Train Staton 
Richlands railway station is located on the Springfield line.
Address: Progress Rd & Garden Rd, Richlands QLD 4077
Opened: 17 January 2011
Phone: (07) 3851 8700
 

EDUCATION

There are five schools in the suburb of Forest Lake

FOREST LAKE STATE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Address:  Kauri Place, Forest Lake  QLD  4078
PH:  07 3714 1222
Fax:  07 3714 1200
Email:  admin@forestlakess.eq.edu.au
Web: https://forestlakess.eq.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx​

GRAND AVENUE STATE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Address:  Cnr Grand Avenue and Centennial Way, Forest Lake  QLD  4078
PH:  (07) 3372 0555
Fax:  (07) 3372 0500
Email:  enquiries@grandavenuess.eq.edu.au
Web:  https://grandavenuess.eq.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx

ST JOHNS ANGLICAN COLLEGE - Secondary
Address:  College Avenue, Forest Lake  QLD  4078
PH:  07 3372 0111
Fax:  07 3372 0190
Web: http://stjohnsanglicancollege.com.au/ 

ST JOHNS ANGLICAN COLLEGE - Primary
Address:  Alpine Campus
PH: 07 3372 0888 
Fax:  07 3372 0833
Web:  http://stjohnsanglicancollege.com.au/ 

FOREST LAKE STATE HIGH SCHOOL
Address:  High Street, Forest Lake  QLD  4078
PH:  (07) 3714 2333
Fax:  (07) 3714 2300
Email:  office@forestlakeshs.eq.edu.au
Web:  https://forestlakeshs.eq.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx​
 

CHILDCARE

Building Futures Montessori Child Care
Address: 15 High St, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:(07) 3723 7777
Web:  http://buildingfutures.com.au/

Goodstart Early Learning - Forest Lake
Address: 15 Centennial Way, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:1800 222 543
Web:  Goodstartearlylearning.com.au

Goodstart Early Learning Forest Lake - Forest Lake Boulevard
Address: 10 Forest Lake Blvd, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:1800 222 543
Web:  Goodstartearlylearning.com.au

Joseph Banks Education & Childcare
Address: 91 Joseph Banks Ave, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:(07) 3279 9200
Web:  http://www.childcareforestlake.com.au/

Forest Lake Child Care Centre
Address: 130 Woogaroo St, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:(07) 3723 7200
Web:  mychild.gov.au

Central Kids Family Day Care
Address: 235 Forest Lake Blvd, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:0432 792 248
Web:  mychild.gov.au
 

SPORT

There are an abundance of sporting complexes and beautiful fields around the suburb. Sports include: Australian rules football, rugby union, netball, baseball, basketball, tennis, swimming, water polo, triathlon, cricket and athletics.

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Forest Lake Junior Rugby Union Club
Address: 60 College Ave, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:0402 826 113

COMMUNITY

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Forest Lake Community House Association Inc.
Address: 3 Alpine Pl, Forest Lake QLD 4078
Phone:(07) 3279 9111