About Sydney Metro Northwest Places Program

Landcom and Sydney Metro are working together to plan new places for communities to live, work, shop and relax – with the easy convenience of Sydney Metro Northwest Stations right nearby.

These new places will develop over time, up to 10 years for some projects, but will be inviting, accessible, walkable places from day one of metro opening in 2019.

Over 10 years, the program will deliver:

  • around 11,000 new dwellings including diverse housing types for new and future residents
  • up to 350,000mof floorspace dedicated to employment in retail and commercial enterprises
  • parks and spaces for community use
  • community facilities.

About the projects

Sydney Metro Northwest Places is made up of seven projects:

  • Tallawong
  • Kellyville
  • Bella Vista
  • Norwest
  • Hills Showground
  • Castle Hill
  • Cherrybrook

The development of a site at Epping is included in the broader program.

Sydney Metro Northwest Places map


How we’ll work with others to deliver this vision

Planning for Sydney Metro Northwest Places will involve Landcom and Sydney Metro working closely with stakeholders.

Landcom and Sydney Metro will consult the Department of Planning and Environment, local councils, other government organisations, industry, businesses and local communities, to prepare studies and plans to develop program land.

Concept proposals will be finalised as part of State Significant Development Applications, which will reflect the unique character, identity and location of each site.

Hills Showground Project update

Landcom, on behalf of Transport for NSW, is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified developers to deliver a mixed use local centre next to the future Hills Showground metro station.

The site at 1 - 5 Carrington Road, Castle Hill is the first within the Hills Showground Project. The broader project will see potential for an estimated 1,600 - 1900 dwellings and 10,000m2 of retail, commercial and spaces for community use.

The development is being marketed through Knight Frank, and Expressions of Interest will close at 3pm on 16 July 2018.

About Tallawong

GALLERY Cudgegong5We are finalising a concept proposal as part of a State Significant Development Application for Tallawong Station Precinct South.

This will be lodged with the Department of Planning and Environment by mid-2018. 

Calls for Expressions of Interest (EOI) were announced in March 2018. An Invitation to Tender (ITT) is expected to be issued in the coming months, with a contract to be awarded by the end of the year.

Community information session

Landcom held a community information session on 17 March 2018 to update the community on planning for Tallawong Station South Precinct (previously known as Cudgegong Station South). 

To learn more about planning for Cudgegong Road Station South download the information that was displayed at the community information session on 17th March 2018.

The Epping development site

This former Sydney Metro construction site at 240 - 244 Beecroft Road Epping be available for development through an EOI process in mid-2018.

We are preparing a concept proposal as part of a State Significant Development Application for this site to be lodged in mid-2018.

What the program will deliver

What the program will deliver

The Sydney Metro Northwest Places program will facilitate:

  • early activation around stations to provide safe and vibrant spaces for metro customers and local communities to use when metro services commence
  • mixed use areas that are active and walkable, and that capitalise on the fast and frequent connections provided by the new metro system
  • attractive and well-designed public spaces and buildings
  • creative, affordable and diverse housing solutions
  • infrastructure to support the long term growth of the corridor
  • strong local economies by attracting long term investment and a diverse range of jobs.

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Contact us

If you have any questions about the Sydney Metro Northwest Places, please contact us on:

Phone: 1800 712 292 
Email: SydneyMetroNorthwest@landcom.nsw.gov.au