North Ryde is a suburb located 15 kilometres (9 miles) north west of the Sydney central business district, in the Australian state of New South Wales. North Ryde is, in the local government area of the City of Ryde.
North Ryde is a major business district for Sydney. This suburb features office space and other facilities to computer corporations such as Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, and Sun Microsystems. North Ryde is also home to Macquarie University. Serving as a suburb of Sydney - North Ryde shares in the success of Sydney as the financial and economic hub for Australia. This city is focused on the industries of property and business services, retail, manufacturing, health, and community services.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Sights to see and activities in North Ryde include visiting its many beautiful parks and reserves. One of these parks is North Ryde Common, with the neighbouring Lane Cove National Park, the Field of Mars Reserve, and access to the Great North Walk, and the Lane Cove River. North Ryde also has a Golf Club with a par 69 golf course. Dining options in North Ryde include Allegria (Italian), Atlantis Seafood Restaurant (Modern Australian), Captain Cook’s Cove (International), The Dragonfly Café (Modern Australian), Easy Buffet Thai Restaurant, and the Emperor’s Table (Asian).
The closest major airport to Sydney, Australia is the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. This airport is 29 km (18 miles) from the city centre. Reaching the city centre or other suburbs can be done by suburban rail, bus or car. Sydney’s public transportation system includes commuter rail, bus, ferry, light rail, and a tourist oriented monorail. The North Ryde railway station has an underground railway station. It is located close to the intersection of Epping Road and Delhi Road, near the M2 Motorway.