Catherine Field, New South Wales facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCatherine Field
Sydney, New South Wales
|Population||1,586 (2011 census)|
|Location||60 km (37 mi) south-west of Sydney CBD|
Catherine Field is a suburb of Sydney and part of the Macarthur Region in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Catherine Field is 60 kilometres south-west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of Camden Council.
Catherine Field Post Office opened on 1 July 1963 and closed in 1996.
Catherine Field was home to a theme park called El Caballo Blanco in the 1980s.
According to the 2011 census, there were 1,586 residents in Catherine Field. 68.3% of people were born in Australia. The most common other countries of birth were Italy 3.8%, China 2.8%, Malta 2.3%, England 2.0% and Lebanon 1.1%. In Catherine Field, 64.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 6.9%, Cantonese 4.2%, Maltese 2.8%, Arabic 2.5% and Serbian 1.9%. The most common responses for religion in Catherine Field were Catholic 48.5%, Anglican 14.6%, No Religion 10.6%, Eastern Orthodox 4.7% and Uniting Church 1.7%.
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