Macquarie

Macquarie is a commonly encountered name for geographical and business entities in Australia, all of which are directly or indirectly named after Lachlan Macquarie, early colonial administrator and governor of New South Wales.

Macquarie may refer to:

  • Division of Macquarie, an electoral district in the Australian House of Representatives in New South Wales
  • Macquarie, Australian Capital Territory, a suburb of Canberra, Australia
  • Macquarie Park, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney, Australia
    • Macquarie Centre, a regional sized shopping centre located in Macquarie Park
  • Macquarie Telecom, an Australian telecommunications company, specialising in voice, data, mobile and hosting services for commercial and government business.
  • Macquarie Group, an Australian company, composed of diversified financial services
    • Macquarie Bank, an Australian merchant bank
  • Macquarie County, New South Wales, one of the 141 Cadastral divisions of New South Wales, Australia
  • Macquarie Island, in the Southern Ocean
  • Macquarie Lighthouse, a lighthouse in the suburb of Vaucluse, New South Wales, Australia
  • Macquarie River, an inland river in New South Wales, Australia
    • Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve
  • Macquarie Street, Sydney, a street in Sydney, Australia
  • Macquarie University, a university in Sydney, Australia
    • Macquarie Dictionary, a dictionary of Australian English
    • Macquarie Graduate School of Management
    • Macquarie University Hospital
    • Macquarie University Research Park
  • Port Macquarie, New South Wales, a city in Macquarie County, New South Wales, Australia

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Macquarie Rail
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Lake Macquarie Anti-submarine Boom
... The Lake Macquarie anti-submarine boom was a submarine and small boat defence boom located at the entrance to Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia during World War II ...
Macquarie Telecom
... Macquarie Telecom Group Limited - Macquarie Telecom is a managed hosting and telecommunications company ... Macquarie Telecom was founded in July 1992 shortly after telecommunication deregulation in Australia ...
Scottish Australian - Scottish Placenames - Places Named After Lachlan Macquarie
... Many places in Australia have been named in Macquarie's honour (some of these were named by Macquarie himself) ... They include At the time of his governorship or shortly thereafter Macquarie Island between Tasmania and Antarctica ... Lake Macquarie on the coast of New South Wales between Sydney and Newcastle renamed after Macquarie in 1826 ...
Macquarie, Australian Capital Territory - Geology
... Greywacke from the Ordovician Pittman Formation forms a band down the east of Macquarie ... rhyodacite of the Walker Volcanics underlie the center and west of Macquarie ...