Belconnen Town Centre, Lake Ginninderra and
residential areas constitute Belconnen.
Belconnen town center has the highest density of different kinds of
rocks outcropping of any Canberra suburb. It is at the intersection of two
faults that form an X shape across Canberra. These are the Deakin Fault and the
On the residential areas, particularly to the
south of the suburb, Emu Ridge, there are significant numbers of medium density
dwellings. Belconnent has a number of
parks such as Diddams Close Park and John Knight Memorial Park. The large
Westfield shopping mall is located at the town centre. It has an area of 4.39
km² and was first settled in 1983. Lake
Ginninderra College is located on the shore of Lake Ginninderra near the
Belconnen Town Centre.