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City of Canterbury Bankstown


The City of Canterbury Bankstown is located in Sydney’s south-western suburbs. The City encompasses a total land area of 111 square kilometres. The City of Canterbury Bankstown is a residential, commercial and industrial area.

The key employment sector in the City of Canterbury Bankstown is manufacturing, with other significant employment sectors being retail trade, health care, education, construction, wholesale trade and transport, postal and warehousing. The main industrial areas in the City are located in the suburbs of Bankstown, Bankstown Aerodrome, Campsie, Chester Hill, Chullora, Condell Park, Greenacre, Kingsgrove, Lakemba, Milperra, Padstow, Regents Park, Revesby, Riverwood, Roselands and Sefton. The main retail centres are the Bankstown CBD, Bankstown Central Shopping Centre and Roselands Shopping Centre. Smaller commercial areas include Belfield Plaza Shopping Centre, Chester Square Shopping Centre, Chullora Marketplace, Padstow Shopping Centre, Revesby Village Centre, retail areas along Beamish Street in Campsie, Burwood Road in Belmore, Haldon Street in Lakemba, Homer Street in Earlwood, Punchbowl Road in Punchbowl and Waterloo Road in Greenacre, and small retail areas around the railway stations. Bulky goods shopping is located at Home Focus Bankstown. Health care facilities include Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital and Canterbury Hospital, the Tresillian Centre Canterbury and numerous aged care places. Educational facilities are provided at TAFE NSW South Western Sydney Institute (Bankstown and Padstow Colleges and Lidcombe College Chullora Campus), Western Sydney University (Bankstown Campus) and numerous primary and secondary schools.

City of Canterbury Bankstown

NOTE: The land use shown in the map is derived from ABS Mesh Block categories. Mesh Blocks broadly identify land use and are not designed to provide definitive land use. It is purely an indicator of the main planned land use for a Mesh Blocks. For more information please refer to ABS Mesh Block categories.

Transportation Networks

  • Hume Highway
  • South Western Motorway
  • Bankstown Airport
  • Bankstown railway line
  • East Hills railway line


  • Sydney GPO 20km
  • Sydney Airport 20km
  • Port Botany 23km
  • Sydney Cove 30km

Major Industrial Precincts

  • Bankstown (south-eastern section)
  • Bankstown Aerodrome
  • Campsie (south-western section)
  • Chester Hill (south-western section)
  • Chullora
  • Condell Park (western section)
  • Greenacre (western section)
  • Kingsgrove (southern section)
  • Lakemba (between Benaroon Road and Wangee Road)
  • Milperra (eastern section)
  • Padstow (northern section)
  • Regents Park (western section)
  • Revesby (northern section)
  • Riverwood (northern section)
  • Roselands (eastern section)
  • Sefton (north-eastern section)
  • Villawood