Located just 15kms south of Perth Willagee was first names after Willagee Swamp, the Noongar name of a now-reclaimed feature within the area. Bound by Leach Highway, Garling Street, Stock Road and North Lake Road Willagee is a reasonable sized suburb. There are 10 parks/reserves within the area and its facilities include library, community centre, supermarket and various other stores. Willagee Primary School and Carawatha Primary school merged in 2005 and is now named Caralee Community School. It is also within the catchment zone for Melville Senior High School.