Dictionary of Sydney

The Dictionary of Sydney was archived in 2021.

West Killara

Suburb which straddles the Pacific Highway about 2 kilometres west of Lindfield.

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A new subdivision created in 1924, Bradfield was home to world Scouts, the Royal Australian Air Force, and thousands of new migrants, and relocated inner-city dwellers, before becoming the site of the CSIRO's National Measurement Lab. Unusually among Sydney suburbs, it was re-integrated into surrounding suburbs and no longer exists.