Improving safety in Marrickville - re-establishment of alcohol free zones on Marrickville and Illawarra Roads, and Sydenham Green

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Council is proposing to re-establish alcohol-free zones for a period up to 4 years at the following locations:

  • Marrickville Road (between Malakoff Street and Gladstone Street);

  • Alex Trevallion Plaza;

  • Malakoff Street (between Marrickville Road and Broadleys Lane);

  • Despointes Street (between Marrickville Road and Broadleys Lane);

  • Illawarra Road (between Marrickville Road and Tuohy Lane);

  • The Calvert Street car park;

  • Tuohy Lane (east-west section);

  • The streets, laneways and footpaths within Sydenham Green Park; and

  • The footpaths areas outside the General Gordon Hotel and Sydenham Railway Station (on the eastern side of Gleeson Avenue, between Railway Parade and Unwins Bridge Road and on the southern side of Burrows Avenue, between Gleeson Avenue and Swain Street, Sydenham).

The alcohol-free zones will operate 24 hours / 7 days a week during which the drinking of alcohol on the public road including footpaths will be prohibited.

Read a copy of the full proposal here.


Have your say

Should you wish to provide any comments regarding the proposal, please do so by 5pm on Friday 30 January 2015 by filling in the submission form below or via

• Mail: Marrickville Council, PO Box 14, Petersham, 2049

• In person: Council’s Customer Service Centre at 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham.

Council is proposing to re-establish alcohol-free zones for a period up to 4 years at the following locations:

  • Marrickville Road (between Malakoff Street and Gladstone Street);

  • Alex Trevallion Plaza;

  • Malakoff Street (between Marrickville Road and Broadleys Lane);

  • Despointes Street (between Marrickville Road and Broadleys Lane);

  • Illawarra Road (between Marrickville Road and Tuohy Lane);

  • The Calvert Street car park;

  • Tuohy Lane (east-west section);

  • The streets, laneways and footpaths within Sydenham Green Park; and

  • The footpaths areas outside the General Gordon Hotel and Sydenham Railway Station (on the eastern side of Gleeson Avenue, between Railway Parade and Unwins Bridge Road and on the southern side of Burrows Avenue, between Gleeson Avenue and Swain Street, Sydenham).

The alcohol-free zones will operate 24 hours / 7 days a week during which the drinking of alcohol on the public road including footpaths will be prohibited.

Read a copy of the full proposal here.


Have your say

Should you wish to provide any comments regarding the proposal, please do so by 5pm on Friday 30 January 2015 by filling in the submission form below or via

• Mail: Marrickville Council, PO Box 14, Petersham, 2049

• In person: Council’s Customer Service Centre at 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham.