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City of Rockdale

Australian Place
NameCity of Rockdale
StateNew South Wales
Density3400 /km2 8806 /sq mi
Area28 km2 10.8 sq mi
MayorBill Saravinovski
Council SeatRockdale
RegionMetropolitan Sydney
State DistrictRockdale, Kogarah
Federal DivisionBarton, Watson

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The City of Rockdale is a Local Government Area in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. The city centre is located 12 kilometres south-south-west of the Sydney central business district, on the western shores of Botany Bay. The city is part of the St George area which contains the three local government areas of the City of Rockdale, City of Hurstville and Municipality of Kogarah. It is also part of the Southern Sydney region.

The City of Rockdale has been previously known as the Municipality of West Botany and the Municipality of Rockdale. The City of Rockdale was declared in 1995.

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Cameron's sales tax allocations plummet - Cameron Herald Tweet this news
Cameron Herald--Year-to-date the -city- is tracking 10.59 percent behind last year with allocations of $326303 this year compared to $364968 in 2009. -Rockdale- ... - Date : Thu, 17 Jun 2010 15:57:48 GMT+00:00
Rockdale takes two from Post 233 - Walton Tribune Tweet this news
Walton Tribune--Post 233 gets back into action Thursday when Peachtree -City- comes to American Legion Field for a 6 pm doubleheader. Walton County Parks and Recreation ... - Date : Tue, 15 Jun 2010 18:54:54 GMT+00:00
Minority populations make strides in metro Atlanta demographics - Atlanta Journal Constitution Tweet this news
Atlanta Journal Constitution--Gwinnett County last year joined Fulton, DeKalb, Clayton and -Rockdale- in demographics where the minority population added together is larger than the white ... - Date : Wed, 16 Jun 2010 08:58:32 GMT+00:00
Post 77 crushes Canton in Sunday sweep - Rockdale Citizen Tweet this news
Rockdale Citizen--After a 6-1 loss to -Rockdale- last Saturday in which it could only muster four hits, Conyers Post 77 had its way with Canton Post 45 in an 18-1, ... - Date : Tue, 15 Jun 2010 02:45:01 GMT+00:00

Country of Birth Number %
Australia 45,810 49.7%
China 5,060 5.5%
Greece 3,226 3.5%
Macedonia 3,133 3.4%
Lebanon 2,870 3.1%
New Zealand 2,051 2.2%

Language Number of Speakers Percentage
English only 38,135 41.4%
Greek 8,700 9.4%
Arabic 8,315 9.0%
Macedonian 5,002 5.4%
Cantonese 4,168 4.5%
Mandarin 3,957 4.3%

Party Councillors
  Australian Labor Party 5
  Liberal Party of Australia 5
  Independents 3
  The Greens 1
  Yvonne Bellamy Independents 1
Total 15

Ward Councillor Party Notes
First Ward   Angelo Anestis Labor
  Yvonne Bellamy Yvonne Bellamy Independents
  Peter Poulos Liberal Deputy Mayor
Second Ward   Shaoquett Moselmane Labor
  Michael Nagi Independent
  Jan Brennan Liberal
Third Ward   Bill Saravinovski Labor Mayor
  John La Mela Liberal
  Lesa De Leau Greens
Fourth Ward   Joe Awada Labor
  Liz Barlow Independent
  Judy Feeney Liberal
Fifth Ward   Shane O'Brien Labor
  John Flowers Liberal
  James Macdonald Independent

Regions of Sydney

Central Business District * Eastern Suburbs * Forest District * Greater Western Sydney * Hills District * Inner West * Canterbury-Bankstown * Macarthur * Northern Beaches * North Shore * Northern Suburbs * Southern Sydney * St George * South-western Sydney
Local Government Areas of Sydney
Ashfield * Auburn * Bankstown * Blacktown * Botany Bay * Burwood * Camden * Campbelltown * Canada Bay * Canterbury * Fairfield * The Hills * Holroyd * Hornsby * Hunter's Hill * Hurstville * Kogarah * Ku-ring-gai * Lane Cove * Leichhardt * Liverpool * Manly * Marrickville * Mosman * North Sydney * Parramatta * Penrith * Pittwater * Randwick * Rockdale * Ryde * Strathfield * Sutherland * City of Sydney * Warringah * Waverley * Willoughby * Woollahra * Wollondilly

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