New naming proposals

Provide your feedback on the proposed naming of roads, lanes, open spaces, parks and community centres in the City of Sydney local area.

Your feedback will assist the City to understand the level of community support for proposed names.

If supported by Council, the City will submit the proposed name to the Geographical Names Board of NSW for consideration. It may take the board up to a year to make a final decision.

As naming proposals are submitted we will place the information on this page for your comment. You can tell us what you think by completing the submissions form below for each proposal and then track its progress.

For more information please contact:

Mark Driver, Parks and Recreation Planner on 02 9265 9333, or email Sydney Your Say.

Provide your feedback on the proposed naming of roads, lanes, open spaces, parks and community centres in the City of Sydney local area.

Your feedback will assist the City to understand the level of community support for proposed names.

If supported by Council, the City will submit the proposed name to the Geographical Names Board of NSW for consideration. It may take the board up to a year to make a final decision.

As naming proposals are submitted we will place the information on this page for your comment. You can tell us what you think by completing the submissions form below for each proposal and then track its progress.

For more information please contact:

Mark Driver, Parks and Recreation Planner on 02 9265 9333, or email Sydney Your Say.

  • New park off Ross Street Forest Lodge

    4 months ago
     dsc2903 harold park open space works

    The new park located on Ross Street, Forest Lodge is proposed to be named:

    “Harold Park"

    This proposed name pays tribute to the Harold Park Paceway, a popular harness racing track that existed here until 2010. It is also in keeping with the names of surrounding streets and buildings.

    You can provide feedback using our online submission form or email submissions or post to:

    Chief Executive Officer, Attention: Mark Driver, Parks and Recreation Planner

    City of Sydney, GPO Box 1591, Sydney NSW 2000.

    Consultation on this naming proposal closes 5pm 9 June 2017.

    Council will monitor this feedback before the... Continue reading

    The new park located on Ross Street, Forest Lodge is proposed to be named:

    “Harold Park"

    This proposed name pays tribute to the Harold Park Paceway, a popular harness racing track that existed here until 2010. It is also in keeping with the names of surrounding streets and buildings.

    You can provide feedback using our online submission form or email submissions or post to:

    Chief Executive Officer, Attention: Mark Driver, Parks and Recreation Planner

    City of Sydney, GPO Box 1591, Sydney NSW 2000.

    Consultation on this naming proposal closes 5pm 9 June 2017.

    Council will monitor this feedback before the name is submitted to the Geographical Names Board of NSW for consideration.