Central and South Sarnia

Learn about what Central and South Sarnia have to offer.
Lambton Mall in Central and South Sarnia

Central and South Sarnia is located South of the 402 to Aamjiwnaang First Nation and west along the St. Clair River.

This area has a beautiful mix of new builds, established neighbourhoods, and historical homes. Central and South Sarnia is home to Sarnia’s many craft breweries, unique entertainment venues, and beautiful parks.


Centennial Park offers the following activities and features:
  • Playground
  • Entertainment area
  • Located along the St. Clair River
  • Accessible kayak dock
  • Boat launch
  • Paved walkways
  • Large fields and green-space
  • Seasonal festivals
  • Entertainment events
Germain Park offers the following activities and features:
  • Over 60 acres of green-space
  • Soccer fields and baseball diamonds
  • Off-leash dog park
  • Playground
  • Community garden plots for rent
  • Beautiful gardens for photographs
  • Lawn bowling club
  • Tennis and pickle ball courts
  • Meditation Garden


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Skating Rinks

  • Sarnia Arena
  • Clearwater Community Centre
  • Centre Progressive Auto Sales Arena
Sarnia Hockey Association

Sarnia Hockey Association

  • Offers recreational hockey to children and youth
  • Games are played at Clearwater Community Centre
Sarnia Girls Hockey / Ladies Sting

Lambton Jr. Sting AAA

  • Competitive boys hockey league playing at Progressive Auto Sales Arena
Bluewater Gymnastics Club

Bluewater Gymnastics Club

  • Provides recreational and competitive gymnastics programming for children and youth
Sarnia Football Club

Sarnia Football Club

  • Offers recreational soccer for youth, men, and women
  • Also has a competitive boys league
  • Games are played at Germain Park
Galla Devs Soccer Academy

Galla Dev’s Soccer Academy

  • Offers recreational soccer for youth and adults as well as a competitive league for boys and girls
  • Games are played at Temple Baptist Church
Super Ninja Obstacle Course Racing Club

Super Ninja Obstacle Course Racing Club

  • Offers children and youth a physical fitness program that includes everything you see on American Ninja Warrior and much more
  • Classes are held at the Kiwanis Community Centre
Lambton Jr. Sting AAA

Sarnia Girls Hockey / Ladies Sting

  • Offer recreational and competitive hockey for women and girls
Sarnia Girls Soccer

Sarnia Girls Soccer

  • Offers recreational and travel soccer for girls and women
  • Games are played on the soccer fields behind Bluewater Gymnastics Club
Sarnia School of Archery

Sarnia School of Archery

  • Offers archery lessons to children and youth and also offers events booking
YMCA of Southwestern Ontario

YMCA of Southwestern Ontario

  • Fitness centre and gymnasium with basketball nets
  • Swimming pool with separate children’s swimming area
  • Swimming lessons and summer camp programs
  • Child minding and educational resources and services
  • Newcomer services
Trails and Beaches in Central and South Sarnia

Trails and Beaches

The Howard Watson Nature Trails span the width of Sarnia. They begin South of Confederation Rd. and end at Cathcart Blvd. before it turns East and head all the way out to Camlachie.

Sarnia’s beautiful Canatara Park beach is also a short car or bus ride away from anywhere in Central and South Sarnia


Elementary Schools

  • Confederation Central School
  • Hanna Memorial Public School
  • Lansdown Public School
  • P.E. McGibbon Public School
  • Queen Elizabeth II School
  • École élémentaire Les Rapides
  • Sarnia Christian School (French Language)
  • École Saint Thomas D’Aquin (French language)
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • High Park Public School
  • St. Matthew Catholic School

Secondary Schools

  • St. Patrick’s Catholic High School
  • École secondaire catholique Saint François Xavier (French language)
  • Northern Collegiate Institute & Vocational School (French immersion available)
  • Alexander Mackenzie Secondary School
  • École secondaire Franco-Jeunesse (French language)
  • Great Lakes Secondary School

Licensed Daycare Facilities

Sarnia-Lambton has an online waitlist for childcare. This list can be accessed at https://onehsn.com/lambton/

  • Miss Helen’s Place
  • Ska:na Family Learning Centre-Little Friends
  • Beacons of Light Day Care
  • Our Kids Child Care Lambton Inc.
  • King’s Kids Nursery School Sarnia Inc
  • London Bridge – Holy Trinity
  • Wee Watch Enriched Home Child Care
  • YMCA – Jerry McCaw Family Centre


The Physician Recruitment Taskforce keeps an up-to-date list of family doctors accepting new patients here: https://www.bluewaterhealth.ca/finding-a-family-doctor
Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital

450 Blanche Street, Petrolia
Phone: 519-882-4325

Norman Site

89 Norman Street, Sarnia ON
Phone: 519-464-4400

Doctor’s Offices

Dr. Susan Mathers
546 Niagara Street, Wyoming ON
Phone: 519-845-3545

Bluewater Health


Sarnia is host to a vibrant downtown core that is host to numerous unique shops and cafes, and restaurants. Park anywhere downtown to shop and eat and take in the world-famous sunsets over the St. Clair River at Centennial Park.
Imperial Theatre Sarnia Ontario

Imperial Theatre

The Imperial Theatre is located in Sarnia’s downtown core and is a theatre venue hosting live plays and concerts. Imperial Theatre is also the home of Theatre Sarnia, the areas award winning community theatre group.

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Over the last few years Sarnia has become home to numerous craft breweries. You can find them spread throughout Central and South Sarnia.

  • Big Family Brewery Co.
  • River Run Brew Co.
  • Imperial City Brew House
  • Refined Fool (2 locations)
Valley Axe

Valley Axe

The Arena offers rock climbing and laser tag for groups and also hosts birthday parties.

The Arena

The Arena

The Arena offers rock climbing and laser tag for groups and also hosts birthday parties.

Highway Bowl

Highway Bowl

Highway Bowl is a full-service bowling alley located in the same parking lot as The Arena, Valley Axe, and District Beta.

District Beta

District Beta

District Beta is Sarnia’s only arcade. You can also play virtual reality games.

Galaxy Cinema’s Sarnia

Galaxy Cinema’s Sarnia

Galaxy Cinema’s Sarnia is located in Lambton Mall and shows the latest films.

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