Blaxland Road

Named after John de Marquet Blaxland, Anna Walker’s elder brother. At the same time it commemorates her “family” name. (Leeds Street and Llewellyn Street were previously part of this street.)

Churchill Tucker Reserve

Unknown origin The large fig tree standing in the corner of this park is known as the “Strike Tree” as this is where the workers from Tulloch’s Phoenix Iron Works gathered to discuss the situation any time there was a strike at the factory.The business closed in 1974. A memorial lamp post was erected in…

Brays Bay Reserve 

Bray family were pioneer settlers with a land grant in 1794.  Their home, “Braygrove”, was situated opposite on the other side of Concord Road. Alfred Llewellyn Bray was the first Mayor of Concord (1883-1886) and Henry David Bray, Alfred’s younger brother, was the third Mayor of Concord (1890-1891)