Arndell Park, New South Wales

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Arndell Park
SydneyNew South Wales
Aldi Arndell Park.jpg
Arndell Park Shopping Centre
Arndell Park is located in New South Wales
Arndell Park
Arndell Park
Coordinates 33°47′24″S 150°52′33.6″E / 33.79000°S 150.876000°E / -33.79000; 150.876000Coordinates: 33°47′24″S 150°52′33.6″E / 33.79000°S 150.876000°E / -33.79000; 150.876000
Population 12 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2148
Location 35 km (22 mi) W of Sydney
LGA(s) City of Blacktown
State electorate(s) Mount Druitt
Federal Division(s) Chifley
Suburbs around Arndell Park:
Doonside Blacktown Blacktown
Doonside Arndell Park Blacktown
Eastern Creek Huntingwood Prospect

Arndell Park is a predominantly industrial suburb in the City of Blacktown, in Western Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Its postcode is 2148.

This suburb is managed as a part of the Eastern Creek Area, along with Huntingwood. With this in mind most statistics and demographic information is not available for this suburb by itself.

History[edit]

The suburb takes its name from Thomas Arndell who was appointed Assistant Surgeon to the settlement in New South Wales and arrived with the First Fleet. He later joined Captain Tench in 1789 in the journey of exploration from Prospect Hill to the Nepean River. [2]

Retail and commercial services[edit]

There is a retail and commercial mall in Arndell Park comprising an Aldi discount supermarket, a Subway restaurant, a Gloria Jean's coffee store, a solicitors office, a medical centre, a bottle shop and several discount stores and food outlets.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Arndell Park (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Arndell Park". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 14 May 2007.