Homebush is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney in the give access of New South Wales, Australia. It is located 12 kilometres west of the Sydney central matter district, in the local government Place of the Municipality of Strathfield.
The Homebush area was initially called Liberty Plains, and came to be called “Homebush” after the estate owned by colonial surgeon D’Arcy Wentworth. The historic railway station named after the land was briefly the further on terminus of the Great Western Line in 1855. The historic Village of Homebush estate, south of the railway, was developed in 1878 and survives largely intact. It became allocation of Strathfield Municipality along when the suburbs of Redmyre and Druitt Town in 1885. North Homebush, north of the railway, experienced industrial and residential encroachment in the to the lead 20th century and was a separate municipality. The campaigner suburb was formed afterward the two were combined in 1947. In the yet to be 21st century, North Homebush has experienced significant population addition due to high density residential developments.
Nearby, Homebush Bay (early known as The Flats) is a major inlet on the southern side of the Parramatta River to the northwest of Homebush and to the north of the remove suburb of Homebush West, also known as Flemington. Homebush and Homebush West get not connect Homebush Bay: the area in amid is the suburb of Olympic Park in the City of Parramatta. Before 2009, Olympic Park and the remove suburb of Wentworth Point were allowance of a suburb named “Homebush Bay” within former Auburn Council.