Sydney Western Region
Sydney Western Region

Sydney Western Region includes the western suburbs of sydney and parts of the Blue Mountains. It includes Smithfield and Mulgoa in the south and St Albans and Colo Heights in the north. It includes Strathfield and Lower Portland in the east and Mount Victoria and Katoomba in the West.

Events and Activities

Visit these events to meet your local NSW SES members and learn about Flood, Storm and Tsunami Safety.

Deleted: Anzac Day Dawn Service (Castle Hill)
Tuesday 25/04/2017 4:15 am
Anzac Reserve Wrights Road Kellyville


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Local rivers

  • Colo
  • Hawkesbury
  • Nepean
  • South Creek

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Recent Floods and Storms

February/March 2012

Locations affected by Floods

  • Blacktown
  • Hawkesbury
  • Penrith
  • The Hills

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Record floods

March
1978
Gauge: Lower Portland
Peak Height: 7.75m
River: Hawkesbury River
June
1867
Gauge: North Richmond Bridge
Peak Height: 20.14m
River: Hawkesbury River
March
1978
Gauge: Putty Road
Peak Height: 15.90m
River: Colo River
June
1964
Gauge: Sackville Ferry
Peak Height: 10.98m
River: Hawkesbury River
February
1873
Gauge: Wallacia Weir
Peak Height: 20.62m
River: Nepean River
June
1867
Gauge: Windsor
Peak Height: 19.18m
River: Hawkesbury River