Lalor Park, New South Wales


Lalor Park, New South Wales

Infobox Australian Place | type = suburb
name = Lalor Park
city = Sydney
state = NSW


caption =
lga = City of Blacktown
postcode =
est =
pop =
area =
propval =
stategov =
fedgov =
near-nw = Blacktown
near-n = Kings Langley
near-ne = Kings Langley
near-w = Blacktown
near-e = Seven Hills
near-sw = Blacktown
near-s = Seven Hills
near-se = Seven Hills
dist1 = 35
dir1 = west
location1= Sydney CBD

Lalor Park is a suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Lalor Park is located 35 kilometres west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the City of Blacktown. Lalor Park is part of the Greater Western Sydney region.

History

Lalor Park takes its name from the Lalor family, who owned property in the area. Two members of the family (George and Robert) were Councillors on Blacktown Shire Council, George serving as Shire President on two occasions, 1921-1923 and 1928.

This area was originally known as Seven Hills West and begun being developed by the housing commission in 1959 when it became known as Lalor Park.

Education

Lalor Park is the location of a number of educational institutions including:
* [http://www.lalorparkpreschool.org.au/ Lalor Park Preschool] - A community based preschool

External links


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