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Georges Hall

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Georges Hall is 9,279, with a population density of 28.21 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Georges Hall is bounded by Hazel Street, Belinda Street, Johnston Road, McLean Reserve, McLean Street, Louisa Reserve, Carysfield Road and Georgina Street in the north, Suncroft Avenue and Warung Avenue in the east, Marion Street, Birdwood Park, Link Road and Rabaul Road in the south, and the Georges River and Prospect Creek in the west.

Name origin

Georges Hall is named after an original property in the area.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from 1798. Growth was minimal until the late 1800s. Significant development did not occur until the interwar period. Rapid growth took place in the immediate post-war years, aided by public housing construction. The population fluctuated slightly from the early 1990s, a result of small changes in dwelling stock and the average number of people living in each dwelling.

Land use

Georges Hall is an established residential and parkland area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Mirambeena Regional Park, Lake Gillawarna, Garrison Point, Dunc Gray Velodrome, The Crest Sporting Complex, The Crest of Bankstown, Amaroo Reserve, Ashcroft Reserve, Beatty Reserve, Bellevue Reserve, Crest Park, Denman Reserve, Explorer Reserve, Jacaranda Reserve, Josephine Park, Kurrajong Reserve, Steven Folkes Reserve, Suncroft Reserve, Surrey Reserve, Sutcliffe Reserve, Whitemore Reserve, Wilton Reserve, Wright Reserve and several schools.