Forest Lake offers its residents a quality of living quite different to other suburbs. The suburb is set around a beautiful lake, perfect for canoeing and paddle boats. There’s a walking track around the lake and the outlook is picturesque and lovely. Forest Lake is a modern suburb that was built to offer its residents the chance to have their needs met without having to travel to the city. There are schools, shopping centres, Sunday markets, restaurants and cafes. Forest Lake is popular with young families and with people looking for homes in peaceful and safe environments.
Forest Lake is a 1000 hectare residential master planned community which was initially founded in 1990 by Delfin Lend Lease. The suburb, in Brisbane’s south-west district, is approximately 22km from the Brisbane CBD and contains many excellent facilities. The highlight is the artificial lake that serves as the centrepiece of the community. The lake is good for water sports enthusiasts keen to go canoeing, rowing or sailing. The area also boasts numerous parks, playgrounds and hike and bike trails.