Parklea NSW
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Origins: The name “Parklea” is derived from the combination of the words “park” and “lea”, the latter meaning a meadow or open grassland. The name reflects the area’s original character before urban development.

Development: Like many suburbs in the Greater Western Sydney region, Parklea was primarily agricultural land before the rapid urbanization and development that took place in the latter half of the 20th century. The area saw a transformation from farms and open spaces to residential housing estates.

Parklea Markets: Established in the 1980s, Parklea Markets became a significant landmark in the suburb. It started as a place for local farmers and artisans to sell their produce and crafts and grew to become one of Sydney’s largest and most diverse markets.

Correctional Centre: The Parklea Correctional Centre has been a notable institution in the suburb. Over the years, it has undergone various changes in management and has been the subject of discussions related to prison reforms and management.

Infrastructure and Connectivity: With the growth of Sydney’s western suburbs, infrastructure development, including roads and public transport, played a crucial role in connecting Parklea with other parts of the city.

Cultural Shifts: As with many parts of Sydney, Parklea has seen a diverse range of people move into the area, leading to a mix of cultures and communities.

Parklea is a suburb in Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is approximately 35 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Blacktown and is a part of Greater Western Sydney.


Postal code: 2768

Parklea, once a serene meadow, has transformed into a bustling Sydney suburb. Among its unique landmarks are the metal cows, a nod to its pastoral roots and evolving urban identity.

Aron Tomkins has been providing Real Estate Services and Property Management to Parklea for more than 20 years.

Aron Tomkins

LIcensed Real Estate Agent, Fresh Property Agents