2122: Marsfield

General real estate and design

The majority of dwellings in Marsfield are generally properties, made up of Units, Villas and Townhouses. Construction of these units commenced in the early 1970's and new strata dwellings are still being developed

Distance from CBD:

12 kilometres north-west of the CBD

Train station:

No

Transport to the CBD

Marsfield has access to the M2 Hills Motorway, that runs through the northern part of the suburb. It is serviced by Shorelink, Busways, Forest Coach Lines. Sydney Buses, TransdevTSL and Hillsbus services. A short walk to Macquarie Park railway station and Macquarie University railway station and North Ryde railway station are underground stations on the Epping to Chatswood rail line of the CityRail network

Schools and other education institutions

Macquarie University is one of Australia`s largest universities. It features a 126 hectare park-like campus beside a high-technology corridor. The University is affiliated with a number of colleges also located in the suburb including Dunmore Lang College, Robert Menzies College an Anglican college, Macquarie Christian Studies Institute and Sydney Institute of Business & Technology. When it comes to schools, Marsfield residents are spoiled for choice. You might try any of the following: Epping Boys High, Kent Road Public School, St Anthony's School and Eastwood Heights Public Schools.

Shopping

The enormous Macquarie Centre on the corner of Herring and Waterloo roads has 230 shops, including a department store, a number of large supermarkets, a 16-screen cinema complex and an ice rink

Restaurants and cafe's

Trafalgar Place Marsfield and Balaclava Road Marsfield have a selection of Chinese, Thai, Italian and seafood restaurants and cafes.