Homebush Bay

Homebush Bay is a bay on the south bank of the Parramatta River, in the Inner West of Sydney, Australia.wikipedia
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Sydney Olympic Park

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The name is also sometimes used to refer to an area to the west and south of the bay itself, which was formerly an official suburb of Sydney, and has now become the suburbs of Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and part of the neighbouring suburb of Lidcombe.
The area was originally part of the suburb of Homebush Bay, but was designated a suburb in its own right in 2009.

Parramatta River

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Homebush Bay is a bay on the south bank of the Parramatta River, in the Inner West of Sydney, Australia.
Haslams Creek at Homebush Bay, from the south

Wentworth Point, New South Wales

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The name is also sometimes used to refer to an area to the west and south of the bay itself, which was formerly an official suburb of Sydney, and has now become the suburbs of Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and part of the neighbouring suburb of Lidcombe.
It is on the western shore of Homebush Bay on the southern side of the Parramatta River.

Rhodes, New South Wales

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The bay has natural and artificial shoreline on the southern side of the Parramatta River between the former suburb of Homebush Bay and the suburb of Rhodes.
Rhodes sits on a peninsula between Bray Bay and Homebush Bay, on the southern bank of the Parramatta River and is located about 3 kilometres from Stadium Australia, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney International Aquatic Centre, Bicentennial Park and Millennium Parklands.

Homebush West

Homebush and Homebush West are separate suburbs.
Homebush and Homebush Bay are separate suburbs to the east and north-east.

Inner West

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Homebush Bay is a bay on the south bank of the Parramatta River, in the Inner West of Sydney, Australia.
What is now the Inner West was formerly home to two clans, the Cadigal, whose land stretched along Port Jackson from South Head to Lewisham, and the Wangal, whose land was immediately to the west of the Cadigals and stretched to about Homebush Bay.

Homebush, New South Wales

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Homebush and Homebush West are separate suburbs. The former Auburn Council sought public comment on a proposal to rename the suburb of Homebush Bay, as well as removing connotations and confusion with its namesake suburb Homebush.
Homebush is located south of Homebush Bay, an inlet of the Parramatta River and north of Homebush West.

Bicentennial Park, Homebush Bay

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This led to the construction of Bicentennial Park, including a program to regenerate some of the mangrove wetlands and saltmarshes which existed around the bay pre-development.
Bicentennial Park is situated on the shores Homebush Bay and is a part of the Sydney Olympic Park in New South Wales, Australia.

Haslams Creek

Several tributaries enter Parramatta River at Homebush Bay: Powells Creek and the smaller |Boundary Creek flow into the bay from the south, while Haslams Creek joins the bay further to the north.
It flows through Sydney Olympic Park and joins Parramatta River at Homebush Bay.

City of Auburn

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The former Auburn Council sought public comment on a proposal to rename the suburb of Homebush Bay, as well as removing connotations and confusion with its namesake suburb Homebush.
Homebush Bay had previously been a suburb but was subsequently divided between Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and Lidcombe.

Bennelong Bridge

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Bennelong Bridge, a bridge open to pedestrians, cyclists and buses but not to cars, crosses the bay near its mouth (between Rhodes on the east bank and Wentworth Point on the west bank).
The Bennelong Bridge is a 330 m vehicular bridge across Homebush Bay between the Sydney suburbs of Rhodes and Wentworth Point.

Powells Creek (Sydney)

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Several tributaries enter Parramatta River at Homebush Bay: Powells Creek and the smaller |Boundary Creek flow into the bay from the south, while Haslams Creek joins the bay further to the north.
It flows through Sydney Olympic Park and joins Parramatta River at Homebush Bay.

Moore Park, New South Wales

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The Sydney Showground relocated from Moore Park in 1998, in preparation for the Olympic Games.
It moved to Homebush Bay (the site of the 2000 Olympics).

Lidcombe

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The name is also sometimes used to refer to an area to the west and south of the bay itself, which was formerly an official suburb of Sydney, and has now become the suburbs of Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and part of the neighbouring suburb of Lidcombe.
The NSW Rural Fire Service headquarters is in Carter Street. Carter Street was part of Lidcombe before the 2000 Sydney Olympics, but later became part of Homebush Bay. On 2 October 2009, the suburb of Homebush Bay was dismantled into two new suburbs, Sydney Olympic Park and Wentworth Point, with Carter Street reabsorbed into Lidcombe. The Olympic site was once a stockyard and abattoir.

Union Carbide

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The bay was contaminated with dioxin and other chemicals by Union Carbide group which led to commercial fishing bans in most of Sydney Harbour and health advisories about limiting the quantity of fish eaten from the Parramattta River.
Union Carbide's operations in Australia commenced in 1957, when it purchased the plant of the Australian-owned company Timbrol Ltd. The Timbrol factory was on the shore of Homebush Bay in the Sydney suburb of Rhodes.

Sydney Royal Easter Show

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Sydney Buses run a number of regular bus services to the area around the bay, as well as special services for sporting events, concerts and other major events at the Sydney Olympic Park precinct such as the Sydney Royal Easter Show.
In 1998, the show moved to a new showground within the Sydney Olympic Park precinct at Homebush Bay.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs

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AFL, the GWS Giants call this stadium their home, along with several Sydney Swans games being held at Stadium Australia each season. The stadium is also home to several NRL teams such as (Wests Tigers, Canterbury Bulldogs, South Sydney Rabbitohs, NSW Blues).
From 2001 to 2005, the club then began to play matches out of the new Sydney Showground at Homebush Bay, with bigger matches played out of the then-Telstra Stadium from 2003.

Electoral district of Auburn

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Auburn includes the suburbs of Auburn, Berala, Homebush Bay, Lidcombe, Newington, Rookwood, Silverwater, South Granville, Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and parts of Chester Hill, Guildford, Merrylands and Regents Park.

Division of Reid

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The division is located in the inner-western suburbs of Sydney, and includes the suburbs of Abbotsford, Breakfast Point, Cabarita, Canada Bay, Chiswick, Concord, Concord West, Five Dock, Flemington, Homebush, Homebush West, Liberty Grove, Mortlake, Newington, North Strathfield, Rhodes, Rodd Point, Russell Lea, Strathfield, Sydney Olympic Park, Wareemba, and Wentworth Point; and includes parts of Ashfield, Auburn, Burwood, Croydon, Drummoyne, Homebush Bay, Lidcombe, Silverwater, and Spectacle Island.

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

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The Brickpit at Sydney Olympic Park was used as a location for the filming of Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome.
Exterior location filming took place primarily in the mining town of Coober Pedy, with the set for Bartertown built at an old brickworks (the Brickpit) at Homebush Bay in Sydney's western suburbs and the children's camp shot at the Blue Mountains.

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Homebush Bay is a bay on the south bank of the Parramatta River, in the Inner West of Sydney, Australia.

Sydney

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Homebush Bay is a bay on the south bank of the Parramatta River, in the Inner West of Sydney, Australia.

Suburb

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The name is also sometimes used to refer to an area to the west and south of the bay itself, which was formerly an official suburb of Sydney, and has now become the suburbs of Sydney Olympic Park, Wentworth Point and part of the neighbouring suburb of Lidcombe.