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Encyclopedia > North Sydney
North Sydney
Geography
State: New South Wales
Region: Metropolitan Sydney
Area: 11 km²
Council seat: North Sydney
List of suburbs or localities
Demographics
Population:
- Density
59,226
/ km²
Born in Australia: 83.4%
Aboriginal/
Torres Strait Islander origin:
0.1%
Government
North Sydney Council
http://www.northsydney.nsw.gov.au/
Mayor: Genia McCaffery
Federal electorate: North Sydney
State electorate:
See also: North Sydney, Nova Scotia

North Sydney is the name of a suburb, local and federal government area, and commercial district on the northern shore of Sydney Harbour in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. North Sydney is located about three kilometers north of the central business district of Sydney, to which it is directly linked by road and rail across the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The commercial district of North Sydney includes the second largest concentration of office buildings in New South Wales, with a large representation from the advertising and information technology industries. The Australian states and territories comprise the Commonwealth of Australia under a federal system of government. ... Motto: Orta Recens Quam Pura Nites (Newly Risen, How Brightly You Shine) Nickname: First State, Premier State Other Australian states and territories Capital Sydney Government Governor Premier Const. ... This is a list of regions in Australia that are not Australian states or territories. ... The coat of arms of Sydney Sydney Harbour looking south from the vicinity of the Sydney Harbour Bridge towards the CBD skyline; the Opera House is visible in the background on the left. ... This article explains the meaning of area as a Physical quantity. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Density (symbol: ρ - Greek: rho) is a measure of mass per unit of volume. ... Australian Aborigines are the main indigenous people of Australia. ... Torres Strait Islanders are the indigenous people of the Torres Strait Islands, part of Queensland, Australia. ... Maps of electoral Divisions The Australian House of Representatives is elected from 150 single-member constituencies called Divisions. ... An Australian Electoral Division in New South Wales. ... North Sydney, Nova Scotia North Sydney is a town on the Eastern Coast of Cape Breton Island, is part of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (Since amalgamation in 1995). ... Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge located on Port Jackson Port Jackson is the natural harbour of Sydney, Australia, also known as Sydney Harbour and is the largest working natural harbour in the world. ... The coat of arms of Sydney Sydney Harbour looking south from the vicinity of the Sydney Harbour Bridge towards the CBD skyline; the Opera House is visible in the background on the left. ... Motto: Orta Recens Quam Pura Nites (Newly Risen, How Brightly You Shine) Nickname: First State, Premier State Other Australian states and territories Capital Sydney Government Governor Premier Const. ... Downtown Honolulu in Hawaii, United States, an example of an urban downtown district Central business district (CBD) and downtown are terms referring to the commercial heart of a city. ... The coat of arms of Sydney Sydney Harbour looking south from the vicinity of the Sydney Harbour Bridge towards the CBD skyline; the Opera House is visible in the background on the left. ... Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House The Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of the major landmarks of Sydney, Australia, connecting the Sydney central business district (CBD) with the North Shore commercial and residential areas, both of which are located on Sydney Harbour. ... Motto: Orta Recens Quam Pura Nites (Newly Risen, How Brightly You Shine) Nickname: First State, Premier State Other Australian states and territories Capital Sydney Government Governor Premier Const. ... Generally speaking, advertising is the paid promotion of goods, services, companies and ideas by an identified sponsor. ... Categories: Information technology ...


Unlike other major suburban hubs within the Sydney metropolitan area, North Sydney has very limited shopping facilities, although there is currently redevelopment of a Shopping World complex along Berry St. The only other main shopping complex, is the Greenwood Shopping Centre which is connected to North Sydney station. Despite being a busy area, there has been an exodus of businesses that have moved their offices to other areas such as North Ryde and Chatswood as the local rents are high. The North Sydney Railway Station is a CityRail station that was created as part of the construction project for the Sydney Harbour Bridge and opened to traffic on 19 March 1932 at the same time that the bridge was opened. ... North Ryde is a suburb in the north of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. ... Categories: Incomplete Sydney suburbs | Suburbs of Sydney ...


North Sydney Council is proclaimed to have one of the lowest council rates in Australia, which no doubt is due to the strong business presence in the area. It also has three of the country's prestigious private schools — Shore, Monte Sant'Angelo, and Wenona. Other schools are Marist Brothers School, and the state-owned selective North Sydney Boys and North Sydney Girls High Schools. St Aloysius' College of Milson's Point and Loreto Kirribilli are also within the council's reach and the confines of the North Sydney Local Government Area. Wenona is a city located in Marshall County, Illinois. ... North Sydney Boys High School is a public, selective high school for years 7-12 on Sydneys North Shore, established in 1915. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... St Aloysius College is a Catholic independent school for boys years three to twelve. ... Local Government Area (abbreviated LGA) is a term used in Australia (and especially by the Australian Bureau of Statistics) to refer to areas controlled by each individual Local Government. ...


The North Sydney local government area includes the suburb of North Sydney and the surrounding suburbs of Crows Nest, Wollstonecraft, Waverton, Neutral Bay, McMahons Point, Kirribilli, Cremorne, and Cammeray. The current (2004) Prime Minister of Australia chooses to live in Kirribilli House which is within the North Sydney area. Crows Nest is the name of a suburb of Sydney, Australia. ... Wollstonecraft is a small suburb on the North Shore region of Sydney, Australia. ... Waverton is a suburb on the North Shore region of Sydney, Australia. ... Categories: Suburbs of Sydney | Incomplete Sydney suburbs ... McMahons Point is a harbourside suburb and peninsular of the North Sydney Municipality and the Lower North Shore, Australia. ... Kirribilli is a North Shore harbourside suburb of Sydney, Australia. ... Cremorne Junction, the suburbs commercial area, on Military Road Open-air cafes on the square on Military Road Cremorne is a North Shore suburb of Sydney, New South Wales situated between Mosman and Neutral Bay. ... Cammeray is a suburb located on the lower northern shore of Sydney, Australia. ... 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The current (25th) Prime Minister of Australia, John Howard (sitting, fifth from left), with his Cabinet, 1999 The office of Prime Minister is in practice the most powerful political office in the Commonwealth of Australia. ... Kirribilli House is the Sydney residence of the Prime Minister of Australia. ...


See also: North Sydney Bears The North Sydney Bears were the oldest team to affiliate in the National Rugby League (NRL) in 1908, the main competition in Australia  for rugby league  football. ...

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North Sydney's high-rise commercial district.
North Sydney from the air.
North Sydney from the air.

North Sydney, Australia: Skyline at dusk. ... North Sydney, Australia: Skyline at dusk. ... Image File history File links The image (taken in 2000) shows North Sydneys high-rise commercial district from the centre facing south to Sydney CBD in the background. ... Image File history File links The image (taken in 2000) shows North Sydneys high-rise commercial district from the centre facing south to Sydney CBD in the background. ...

External links

  • Monte Sant'Angelo
  • Wenona
  • Marist Brothers
  • North Sydney Boys
  • North Sydney Girls
  • 2001 Census Information
Regions of Sydney
Eastern Suburbs | Hills District | Inner West | Northern Beaches | North Shore | Southern Sydney | South-eastern Sydney | South-western Sydney | Western Sydney
Local Government Areas of Sydney
Ashfield | Auburn | Bankstown | Baulkham Hills | Blacktown | Botany Bay | Burwood | Camden | Campbelltown | Canterbury | Canada Bay | Fairfield | Holroyd | Hornsby | Hunter's Hill | Hurstville | Kogarah | Ku-ring-gai | Lane Cove | Leichhardt | Liverpool | Manly | Marrickville | Mosman | North Sydney | Parramatta | Penrith | Pittwater | Randwick | Rockdale | Ryde | Strathfield | Sutherland | City of Sydney | Warringah | Waverley | Willoughby | Woollahra
List of Sydney suburbs edit box

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