Photos - Sydney West (continued)
It's hard to miss Wills Road here in Long
Point. It's the long street that joins the suburb's
other two streets. Most of the houses have large yards
with one or more varieties of horses, dogs, goats or
If you are one of the lucky residents of
Macquarie Links, golf club membership is free. But for
non-residents, there is a joining fee, currently a bargain
An anagram of Hindu is unhid and this Hindu
temple is certainly unhid.
It dominates the Great Western Highway at
Meadowbank is a fast-developing suburb,
especially with the recent conversion of a former factory
site. At Meadowbank there is a railway bridge to Rhodes,
but you can cross it too.
The battle for Merrylands Road, Merrylands West: David v Goliath, old v new, courageous survivor v late arrival.
Merrylands West’s proudest chimney
stands tall in Duffy Street.
This family suffered the tragic loss of their 17-year-old lad in March 2007.
The full story of the miracles in his bedroom is at Today
You can cycle or walk uninterrupted from
Prospect Reservoir all the way to Merrylands West and
on to Guildford. When you get thirsty, water is never
more than a couple of metres away, although you might
have a job accessing it.
Sydney's "Bridge Over Troubled Water":
the district's most impressive pedestrian border crossing
is Miller to Cartwright via the bridge over invisible Cabramatta
Ask people where the nearest vehicular ferry
to Sydney's CBD is and chances are they'll go for Wisemans
Ferry in the far west or Berowra Waters in the far north of
Sydney. But there is one at Mortlake, only 15 kilometres away