South Maroota, New South Wales

South Maroota is a suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 72 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of The Hills Shire. The Hawkesbury River forms part of its western boundary.

South Maroota
New South Wales
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South Maroota is located in New South Wales
South Maroota
South Maroota
Coordinates33°31′27″S 150°56′55″E / 33.52417°S 150.94861°E / -33.52417; 150.94861
Population507 (2011 census)[1]
Elevation124 m (407 ft)
Location72 km (45 mi) northwest of Sydney CBD
LGA(s)The Hills Shire
State electorate(s)Hawkesbury
Federal division(s)Berowra
Suburbs around South Maroota:
Sackville North Lower Portland Maroota
Ebenezer South Maroota Glenorie
Wilberforce and Pitt Town Cattai Glenorie

Heritage listings Edit

South Maroota has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

Recreation Edit

South Maroota contains the Pacific Park motocross and water-skiing park, on the bank of the Hawkesbury River. In 1970 Sydney's largest naturist club Kiata Country Club was established

References Edit

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "South Maroota (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 27 April 2015.  
  2. ^ "Great Drain and two house sites". New South Wales State Heritage Register. Department of Planning & Environment. H01402. Retrieved 18 May 2018.   Text is licensed by State of New South Wales (Department of Planning and Environment) under CC-BY 4.0 licence.

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