Postcode: 2765 | Distance to Sydney CBD: 50 km
Vineyard (pronounced "Vinyard") is a suburb
located 50 kilometres west of the Sydney
central business district, in the local
government area of the City of Blacktown.
Vineyard is part of the Greater Western
Sydney region. It is bouned in the west by
Eastern Creek until its confluence with
South Creek, a tributary of the Hawkesbury
Vineyard takes its name from the vineyards in this area, since this suburb was originally part of Windsorís winegrowing district.
Vineyard is situated between the Richmond Road running from Blacktown to Richmond, and the Windsor Road running from Windsor to North Parramatta. Windsor Road is currently (December 2006) undergoing a major upgrade to four lanes. Vineyard railway station is on the Richmond branch of the North Shore, Northern & Western Line of the Sydney Trains network, between Blacktown and Richmond. It provides regular commuter electric train services in both directions.