- Londonderry, New South Wales
Infobox Australian Place | type = suburb
name = Londonderry
city = Sydney
state = NSW
City of Penrith
postcode = 2753
stategov = Londonderry
fedgov = Greenway
near-nw = Agnes Banks
near-n = Richmond
near-ne = Bligh Park
near-w = Agnes Banks
near-e = Berkshire Park
near-sw = Castlereagh
near-s = Cranebrook
near-se = Llandilo
dist1 = 60
dir1 = west
location1= Sydney CBD
Londonderry is a
suburbof Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Londonderry is located 60 kilometreswest of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Penrithand is part of the Greater Western Sydneyregion.
Londonderry takes its name from the 1831 grant of 30 acres to Thomas Kendall.
Londonderry is located in the northernmost part of the
City of Penrithwith the Driftway forming the boundary with the Hawkesbury City Councilarea. The Northern Road divides Londonderry from Berkshire Park while Cranebrook and Agnes Banks are its boundaries on its southern and western sides. Londonderry is a rural area and much of it still crown land. Because of its closeness to Richmond and distance from Penrith, the suburb has always had stronger links with Richmond than with Penrith.
Londonderry village in the centre of the suburb is a vital community connection point for local residents in the area. With its spacious environment this suburb hosts several state government agencies, some of national and international importance. It is home to the Foursquare church owned Camp Elim which is situated on Bennett Road.
* [http://www.penrithcity.nsw.gov.au/index.asp?id=969 Penrith Local Suburb Profiles]
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