Aboriginal for meat (Koorkoor) and place of (dine).
Due to the water and wind erosion over the years some very interesting miniature caves, cliffs and bays are to be discovered.
On the Bullfinch Road, just north of the Lake, you can identify the quarry site used to supply foundations for a proposed air training school.
The school never eventuated, however $60,000 worth of engine bed foundations in the middle of the wheat field adjacent to Southern Cross are the remaining proof.
Lake Koorkoordine Brochure