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    Suburb Information for Oaks Estate (ACT 2620)

History

The name Oaks Estate is derived from The Oaks an outstation of Robert Campbell’s property Duntroon built in 1836. Oaks Estate referred to a 300 block subdivision put up for sale in 1887 and registered as a village plan in 1888.

The suburb name "Oaks Estate" was gazetted on 18 May 1984

Street Naming Theme

Street names in Oaks Estate are not named by any themes.

Facilities

Distance to City GPO:

1.3 km

Closest Major Shopping Centre

RIVERSIDE PLAZA - 1.3 km

Closest hospital

QUEANBEYAN DISTRICT HOSPITAL & HEALTH SERVICE - 1.2 km

Closest Educational Institutions:

Primary School

QUEANBEYAN WEST PUBLIC SCHOOL, QUEANBEYAN - 1.5 km

High School

QUEANBEYAN HIGH SCHOOL, QUEANBEYAN - 1.5 km

College

NARRABUNDAH COLLEGE - 7.4 km

University

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY - 12.0 km

(approximate straight line distances)

Profile

Houses: 39.6%
Townhouses: 8.3%
Flats & units: 52.1%
Other: 0.0%
Average age: 42 years
Population: 259