Travel Sydney Series: Bankstown Bus Charter

Are you planning a visit to the wonderful suburb of Bankstown in Sydney? At Buscharter.com.au, we keep our clients happy and satisfied by providing comfortable and convenient Bankstown bus charter service at the most reasonable rates. Not only do you get a chance of travelling together in a group, but also you will be guided by a licensed driver. It is totally worth every penny you spend on it!

 

About Bankstown

Bankstown is a suburb towards the south-western part of Sydney, 20 km towards the west of central business district, and is located in the local government region of Canterbury-Bankstown Council. Before European settlement, much of the area was occupied by the Cumberland Plains Woodland, with the Turpentine ironbark forest covering majority of space that is known today as Bankstown. It was initially occupied by the Bediagal people, with their land bordering the Darung and Dharawal people. The indigenous inhabitants were strongly against the British settlers. With a number of killings and imprisonment in 1816, the resistance ceased.

Bankstown Memorial Park

One of the key attractions in the city of Sydney, the Bankstown Memorial Park stands within the land that was initially known as Fripp’s Paddock. It is one of the first settlements in Bankstown, and a section of a hundred acres land owned by the Fripp Family during the city council’s land acquiring in 1923. It was established as a park in the memory of Bankstown residents who served in the army during the first World War, and the subsequent wars that followed.

Bankstown City Gardens

Being a part of the Memorial Park, the Bankstown City Gardens is a place of historical significance with lots on offer. It offers an ideal setting for small-scale events, wedding ceremonies, meditation and tai chi. The play equipment and the dedicated shelter areas make it a good spot for a small family picnic lunch. You can bring along your chairs and rugs to enjoy a wonderful day out at the gardens.

Bankstown Golf Course

The Bankstown Golf course is a well-groomed large course offering games for members, almost every day in a week. One can also hire the venue for hosting functions or small events, and you can even prefer onsite dining options. Come along with your friends and take your swing down to the golfing range at the course. Accommodation facilities are also available nearby. It’s like an oasis for golfers, flora and fauna alike. Gently undulating and well bunkered course is in great condition throughout the year, with beautiful trees lining up the club. You will be certainly rewarded for accurate shots and straight drives.

The Telstra Museum

Housing a wide collection of telecommunication memorabilia, the Telstra Museum offers you a chance for a guided tour, as you witness the collection by ex-PMG employees who can perform live demonstration of the equipment that they have worked on, during their career. There will be plenty of hands on exhibits, including automatic and manual telephone exchanges, TELEX machines and Morse code sets. The museum displays the development of the telecommunication system, from modern telephone network to the time when Morse code was used.

Bankstown Reservoir

This popular landmark in the suburb of Bankstown is a heritage-listed water tower, located roughly 14 miles to the west of Sydney CBD. This elevated reservoir was constructed on reinforced concrete piers, and is known to be one of the oldest of its kinds that still exists. The key feature of the reservoir is its eclectic decorative attribute, which you may not find in other reservoirs. Built in the year 1920, the reservoir has been serving a large section of the South-Western Sydney.

As it is related to rotunda, it is backed up by decorative arches and concrete pillars encircling the establishment. The reservoir has a concrete rectangular parapet wall, instead of a handrail at the top.

Paul Keating Park

Named in remembrance of the former Prime Minister of Australia, Paul Keating, the Park is a wonderful spot for a family day out. Having born and brought up in Bankstown, Paul held the Blaxland’s federal seat for over 2 decades. He was born in a working-class, and left schooling at 15, as he was selected to the House of Representative at the age of 25. Some of the features of the park include sheltered play equipment, Exeloss and an amphitheatre.

Sir Joseph Banks Statue

It was in the year 1980, when the city of Bankstown was officially proclaimed, and the Sir Joseph Banks Statue commemorates the occasion. The area was named after the botanist Sir Joseph Banks, who sailed along with Captain Cook on the Discovery Voyage for 3 years. During this period of time, he collected scientific and botanical specimens at the Botany Bay. After his return to England, his growing status as a scientist, combined with his passion for the settlement at Botany Bay, had a significant impact on the decision to send the first navy to Australia.

Aquatic Fun

Surrounded by secret waterholes, water parks, dams and scenic beaches, the suburbs of Sydney is an ideal place to find loads of aquatic location for a day of adventure. The Mahon poll is tucked between the consistent waves of Pacific Ocean and the northern clifftops of Maroubra. With the ocean acting as a filtration system, these are ideal for swimming, while you watch surf pounding.

Mermaid Pools is another great spot that can only be accessed by jumping off a 10-m rock face and into the below water. With no phone reception and limited signal, this little spot is perfect to indulge in inner adventure. The Bargo River Gorge feeds the large sandstone swimming holes through a gentle waterfall. It’s worth walking in this beautiful spot!

Book Cheap Bankstown Bus Charter with Us Today!

It’s always fun and exciting to go on a group trip, irrespective of the destination. The experience of travelling together is priceless, and nothing can match that. Explore the suburb of Bankstown in its entirety with the Bankstown bus charter service. It makes for convenient travelling at the most reasonable rates.

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