The nearest suburb to the Western Foreshore of Lake Ginninderra is Florey. The suburb was gazetted on 5 August 1975 and most houses in Florey were constructed in the mid-1980s. The suburb is named after Howard Florey, Baron Florey, who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945 for his role in the extraction of penicillin. The streets … Read more


McKellar is the northern most suburb above Lake Ginninderra. McKellar features the McKellar Oval in the centre and has panoramic prospect from Mount Ainslie to Black Mountain and Mount Majura. The views from McKellar of Lake Ginninderra are some of the best in the surrounding area with a sweeping 180 degree view from east to west.   McKellar is named after … Read more

Lakeside Suburbia

If living by Lake Ginninderra in your own home with a little garden and enjoying the benefits of inner city living, then there a number of suburbs and housing estates with excellent access to the Lake’s amenities. Lawson, Belconnen, Florey, McKellar, Emu Ridge and Canberra Lake Estate the choice is endless. With Lake Ginninderra so … Read more

Canberra Lake Estate

Canberra Lake Estate, is one of Belconnen’s premier lakeside addresses. The Estate is a secluded neighbourhood of stylish, modern townhouses, where residents enjoy lakefront living just moments from the Belconnen Town Centre. Canberra Lake Estate is a vibrant community set on several acres of landscaped and picturesque gardens on the eastern shore of Lake Ginninderra. … Read more

The Shores

‘The Shores’ is the perfect location if convenience is key. Less than a kilometre from Westfield Belconnen, its a great location, close to Lake Ginninderra and walking distance to restaurants, coffee shops, public transport and nature. The complex offers absurdly stunning views over Lake Ginninderra and overlooks parkland adjacent to Lake Ginninderra where kangaroos are … Read more

Chandler Street

Chandler Street is connected to Lake Ginninderra via Belconnen Library Walk starting at Eastern Valley Way Inlet, Margaret Timpson Park on the western side of Chandler Street and The Promenade at Emu Inlet.  Kick back at Chandler Street’s eateries including the Moon Restaurant (Japanese fusion), Indian Bay (Tandoor), Canberra Labor Club, Chatterbox Espresso Bar and … Read more


Situated on the Lake Ginninderra Promenade, Cirrus enjoys 180 degree views of Lake Ginninderra, especially of the Western Foreshore, Northern Peninsula, Promenade and Eat Street to the east. Cirrus consists of two waterfront towers, unique in that all residences have been designed to face north, offering breathtaking views of Lake Ginninderra and its lush surroundings. … Read more

Republic, High Society, Nightfall and Dusk

Belconnen’s inner city vibe has been forever altered by the building of the separate but inter-joined Residential and Commercial buildings comprising Republic, High Society, Nightfall and Dusk on Grazier Lane. The Ground Floor Plaza, Urban, features a selection of commercial offerings such as Woolworths Metro, BWS, Abode Hotel as well as multiple eateries including; Trecento, … Read more

Central Park and Lakeside Apartments

Situated in the heart of Belconnen Town Centre along the shores of Lake Ginninderra, Complex residents have easy access to all the leisure opportunities of waterfront living, including walking and bike tracks, as well as Westfield Belconnen Shopping Centre with its variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options. Ultra convenient location to all facilities for daily … Read more

Benjamin Way

Benjamin Way is connected directly to Lake Ginninderra at The Promenade on Emu Inlet. Pedestrian access to Benjamin Way from Eastern Valley Way Inlet is via Belconnen Library Walk. Margaret Timpson Park is also situated on Benjamin Way.  Benjamin Way offers variety in eateries featuring Pho Hub (Vietnamese), 54 Benjamin (modern Australian), Punjabi Junction (Indian), … Read more