Suburb Profiles - Booragoon
Booragoon is an established suburb with commercial areas located centrally within the City of Melville. Booragoon's development occurred between the 1960s and the early 1980s with a slight population decrease between 1991 and 2006, followed by another increase between 2006 and 2011.
Characterised by its mix of parks, reserves, property and commercial sectors, Booragoon is a suburb with plenty of diversity on offer. Garden City Shopping Centre is the most notable commercial feature and one of the largest shopping centres within the Perth metropolitan area. In addition to the main shopping establishment, Garden City houses a cinema, public library, Melville City Council office and a major regional bus station. Other features in Booragoon are Melville Aquatic Fitness Centre, Booragoon Lake Reserve and local school, Booragoon Primary School.
Local Council: City of Melville