Merrylands West, New South Wales

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Merrylands West
SydneyNew South Wales
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Central Gardens
Merrylands West is located in New South Wales
Merrylands West
Merrylands West
Coordinates 33°50′15″S 150°57′42″E / 33.83750°S 150.96167°E / -33.83750; 150.96167Coordinates: 33°50′15″S 150°57′42″E / 33.83750°S 150.96167°E / -33.83750; 150.96167
Population 6,188 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2160
Location 27 km (17 mi) west of Sydney CBD
LGA(s) Cumberland Council
State electorate(s) Granville
Federal Division(s)
Suburbs around Merrylands West:
South Wentworthville Wentworthville Westmead Mays Hill
Greystanes Smithfield Merrylands West Parramatta Merrylands
Woodpark Guildford West Guildford

Merrylands West is a suburb in western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Merrylands West is located 27 kilometres west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the Cumberland Council. The eastern part of Merrylands West is known locally as Hilltop

Commercial area[edit]

Merrylands West contains several schools - Merrylands High School, Cerdon College- an all-girls school, and Sherwood Grange Public School. There is a retirement village situated on Kenyons Road, behind the high schools. The suburb is commercially serviced by a small shopping centre comprising a supermarket and fast food outlets. Merrylands West also contains the Central Gardens - a small wildlife park in Sydney's west. An elementary school, Hilltop Road Public School, is located in the suburb.

Transport[edit]

There are two T-way stops in Merrylands West - the Sherwood stop near the main intersection, and the Canal stop in front of the two high schools. The area is also serviced by other local bus companies.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Merrylands West (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 23 April 2015.  Edit this at Wikidata