City of Bankstown

BankstownBankstown is located approximately 20 kilometers west of Sydney central business district in New South Wales in Australia. The region is considered to be the suburbs but is also an industry for aviation and engineering.

Those who are visiting the area can enjoy exploring Bankstown Plaza, which offers a variety of different restaurants, cafes, and eateries to the public. Visitors who want to do a bit of shopping can visit Centro Bankstown, which is northeast of the railroad station. Formerly known as Bankstown Square, this location offers some of the best clothing stores and boutiques in the city.

To catch up on your reading or check out a few books, the Bankstown Central Library is an ideal place to visit for all ages. A Children's Library is also available on Restwell Street. To spend time outdoors and enjoy taking a walk, a number of libraries are available in the destination. Bankstown Oval, Paul Keating Park, and McLeod Reserve feature manicured lawns and various trails to walk. Those who want to view various types of flowers and plants can stop by the Bankstown City Gardens, which has been open since 1973. The gardens feature native, tropical, and rose gardens for a great place to take photos in the natural environment.

The city is home to several different casinos, for a great way of gambling among other patrons. The Star Casino is similar to to a casino that would be found in Las Vegas and welcomes guests to enjoy plenty of extravagance with a large gambling area and a downstairs dining court. Drummoyne Birkenhead Hotel is also in close proximity to Bankstown and features Wednesday Trivia Nights with cash jackpot and vouchers that are awarded to the guests. The casino is extremely clean and has plenty of energy for a great place to visit with friends.

Near Sydney is a town that sparks with entertainment that is to be had by all. Whether you are just a couple and perhaps newlywed, or a complete family, you will find things to do in Bankstown.

Ready for a fun weekend or a whole holiday? You can do a pub crawl, or join the local Latin Dance group for events that happen periodically in Bankstown. If you like your sports the Bankstown Bruins have played the NBA. And if you like your soccer, the Bankstown Berries Football Club is for you.

No matter what your taste in entertainment you can find it here; there are really nice places to stay as well. If you're looking for economy, Bankstown has it. Located very close to Sydney the economic capital of Australia and where the government resides you will love this town. If you want a tour of the government this is a good occasion to take advantage of.

The Tall Ships Project you may want to take advantage of as well. You can sail on one of the only fully restored tall ships in the world. What a treat! You can imagine you're a pirate, so bring along the children. HAR, HAR. There's fun for everyone, including the kids in Bankstown and its surrounding area.

Sydney, which is next door, is multicultural and many sites are to be had there as well. About one third of the population is immigrant, so be sure to visit the restaurants and places you will find that periodically celebrate their heritage.

So bring the family for the holiday of your life and meet the Australians that make it such a wonderful country to visit and play in. You will never regret the times spent in Bankstown and surrounding Sydney. You will recommend it to all your friends and neighbors. You can bet you will be the talk at the water cooler when you tell everyone about your trip to Bankstown. So make plans to visit the area soon, and be sure to take plenty of pictures to store the memories.