Road Photos & Information: New South Wales
  Russell Street, Castlereagh Road, Jane Street, Belmore Street, North Street, Great Western Highway & Parramatta Road (A44) - Mount Druitt to Parramatta

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General Information:

A44 is an east-west route that forms a major arterial route in Sydney's western suburbs. It's a mostly multi-laned road, much of which is divided. It's Australia's oldest road.

Since the completion of Western Mwy (M4) the importance of the route has changed, however it's still one of the city's busier routes.

Multiplexes along the route include:

History:

Click here for historic photos between Mt Druitt and Parramatta

Preview: Description:
Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Kington St, Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Kington Street:
ID sign at the Kington St junction, Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Rooty Hill Rd Sth and Wallgrove Rd at Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Rooty Hill Rd Sth and Wallgrove Rd at Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Rooty Hill Rd Sth and Wallgrove Rd at Rooty Hill for the Westlink (M7) interchange, September 2013.

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Wallgrove Road & Rooty Hill Road South:
Great Western Hwy (A44) at the Rooty Hill Rd Sth and Wallgrove Rd junction in Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Wallgrove Road & Rooty Hill Road South:
Great Western Hwy (A44) at the Rooty Hill Rd Sth and Wallgrove Rd junction in Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Westlink Interchange:
Great Western Hwy (A44) at the interchange with Westlink (M7) at Rooty Hill, September 2013.

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Reassurance Directional Sign:
RD sign at Eastern Creek near the former OTC site, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Doonside Rd and Brabham Dr in Eastern Ck, September 2013.

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Doonside Road & Brabham Drive:
Intersection directional sign at the junction with Doonside Rd and Brabham Dr in Eastern Creek, September 2013.

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Doonside Road & Brabham Drive:
Intersection directional sign at the junction with Doonside Rd and Brabham Dr in Eastern Creek, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Reservoir Rd, Blacktown, September 2013.

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Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Reservoir Rd, Blacktown, September 2013.

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Reservoir Road:
Corner of Great Western Highway (A44) and Reservoir Road at Blacktown, September 2013.

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Reservoir Road:
Corner of Great Western Highway (A44) and Reservoir Road at Blacktown, September 2013.

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Distance Sign:
RD sign at Blacktown, September 2013.

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Flushcombe Road:
Corner of Great Western Hwy (A44) and Flushcombe Rd, Blacktown, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Prospect Hwy at Prospect, September 2013.

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Prospect Highway Interchange:
Great Western Hwy (A44) at the interchange with Prospect Hwy in Prospect, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Blacktown Rd and Clunies Ross St, Prospect, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Toongabbie Rd at Prospect, September 2013.

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Toongabbie Road:
Corner of Great Western Hwy (A44) and Toongabbie Rd in Prospect, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Greystanes Rd in Girraween, September 2013.

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Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Cumberland Hwy (A28) at Wentworthville, September 2013.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Cumberland Hwy (A28) at Wentworthville, September 2013.

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Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Cumberland Hwy (A28) at Wentworthville, September 2013.

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Cumberland Highway:
Great Western Hwy (A44) at the intersection with Cumberland Hwy (A28) in Wentworthville, September 2013.

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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign on the corner of Great Western Hwy (A44) and O'Connell St, Parramatta, January 2017.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Great Western Hwy (A44) approaching Marsden St at Parramatta, January 2017.

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Click here for the continuation of A44 between Emu Plains and Mount Druitt
Click here for the continuation of A44 between Parramatta and Strathfield

1 Roads and Traffic Authority, Schedule of Classified Roads (and unclassified Regional Roads), 25 February 2008
2 Department of Main Roads. The Roadmakers, A History of Main Roads in New South Wales, ISBN 0 7240 0439 4

Last updated: 26-Oct-2018 22:35

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