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Articles Of Interest

  1. Schofields | Planning

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    • Snippet: The site mentions the COVID-19 response, environmental planning, and the North West Growth Area, with Schofields being a part of the priority growth areas and precincts.
  2. Schofields Town Centre Planned Precinct

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    • Snippet: Plans are underway to consider opportunities for new homes and employment in Schofields. The plan aims to offer improved public open space, transport, and infrastructure services to support the growing community. Feedback from community consultation and the PlaceScore survey will be incorporated into the development of the Schofields Precinct Plan.
  3. A Vibrant New Community for Sydney’s North West

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    • Snippet: West Schofields is a new precinct planned for Sydney’s North West Growth Area. A masterplan will guide the development of this community over the next 20 years, including a new local center with community facilities, shops, and cafés.
  4. 39 Off the Plan & Developments for Sale in Schofields

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    • Snippet: The site showcases various developments in Schofields, including the Kew Schofields Stage 1 – Rose Garden, which is complete and ready for residents to move in.
  5. Concerns Over New Homes Due to Flood Evacuation Fears

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    • Snippet: Infrastructure Australia has included a particular road in its 2021 high-priority list due to concerns related to flood evacuation. The article also provides an artist’s impression of Marsden Park North, a future suburb planned for Sydney’s north-west.

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Schofields, NSW, once a quiet rural area, is now at the forefront of urban development. With new precincts, infrastructure upgrades, and community-focused projects, it’s rapidly becoming Sydney’s next prime residential hub.

Schofields is a suburb located in the Blacktown City local government area of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Here’s a brief overview of its history:

  1. Early Settlement: The area now known as Schofields was originally inhabited by the Darug people. European settlement began in the early 19th century, following the establishment of the colony at Sydney Cove in 1788.
  2. Naming: The suburb was named after John Schofield, who was granted land in the area by Governor Macquarie in 1810. John Schofield (1772-1851) and his wife Ann (1772-1832) established a home in the area, and their family became prominent local citizens.
  3. Agriculture: For much of its history, Schofields was a rural area, with farming being the primary occupation. The fertile soil and availability of water made it suitable for various agricultural activities, including fruit growing, dairy farming, and poultry farming.
  4. Transportation: The opening of the Richmond railway line in the 1860s, with a station at Schofields, played a significant role in the development of the area. It provided better access to markets in Sydney, leading to increased agricultural production.
  5. Urban Development: In the latter half of the 20th century, as Sydney expanded, there was a shift from agriculture to residential and commercial development in Schofields. The suburb has seen significant growth in recent years, with new housing estates and infrastructure projects being developed to accommodate the increasing population.
  6. Recent Developments: The New South Wales government has identified Schofields as a priority growth area, and there are plans for further residential, commercial, and infrastructure development in the coming years.
  7. Cultural Heritage: Despite its urbanization, Schofields retains elements of its rural past, with several heritage-listed sites in the area. These sites provide a glimpse into the suburb’s history and its evolution over time.