Lethbridge Park, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales
|Population||4,655 (2011 census)|
|Location||47 km (29 mi) west of Sydney CBD|
|LGA(s)||City of Blacktown|
Lethbridge Park is a suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is 47 kilometres west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Blacktown and is part of the Greater Western Sydney region.
Lethbridge Park takes its name from the Lethbridge family. Robert Copeland Lethbridge settled at Werrington on a land grant made on 1 January 1806, while his sister Harriet settled on the Dunheved estate. The district's two pioneering families were united by marriage. Harriet Lethbridge was married to Captain Phillip Parker King (1791-1856), son of Governor Philip Gidley King and Anna Josepha King. Robert Copeland Lethbridge married King's sister, Mary.
Lethbridge Park Primary School is a public school covering Kindergarten to Grade 6.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Lethbridge Park (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 April 2015.
- Penrith City History - Town Foundation: Early Town Plans and Subsequent Speculative Subdivision Archived 5 August 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
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