Berrilee, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales
|Population||335 (2011 census)|
|Location||38 km (24 mi) north-west of Sydney CBD|
Berrilee is a semi-rural suburb of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Berrilee is located 38 kilometres north of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of Hornsby Shire and is part of the North Shore region.
Berrilee sits on the western shore of Berowra Creek, which empties into the Hawkesbury River.
According to the 2011 census of Population, there were 335 residents in Berrilee. 70.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common other countries of birth were England 6.9%, Thailand 3.6% and New Zealand 2.7%. 83.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Thai 3.6%, German 1.2% and Dutch 0.9%. The most common responses for religious affiliation were No Religion 28.4%, Catholic 20.1% and Anglican 18.6%.
Berrilee is a small town, without any "stores", to speak. There is one small store near Berowra Waters and another in Arcadia. There was a primary school, but due to a lack of students (there were less than seven), it closed down in 1957.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Berrilee (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
- "Traditional Aboriginal Names for the Regions and Features in The Hills Shire" (PDF). The Hills Shire. Retrieved 6 November 2012.
- "Berrilee Public School". dictionaryofsydney.org. Retrieved 20 November 2016.
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