Site Location and Transport
Tara is a day (Pre K-Year 12) and boarding (Years 5-12) school for girls situated on spacious grounds at the end of Masons Drive (off Pennant Hills Road) in North Parramatta, 25 kilometres from the City of Sydney.
“ Our beautiful grounds are enjoyed by Tara students and are always admired by visitors ”
How to get to TaraFamilies who are driving from Carlingford toward Parramatta, should turn right at the first traffic lights after The King's School.
Families who are driving from Parramatta towards Carlingford/City, should turn left at the first traffic lights on the left after the James Ruse Drive exit.
A map of Tara's grounds may be viewed here.
A map of Tara's grounds may be downloaded here.
View Tara's location on Google Maps here.
Tara is well serviced by buses to the local suburbs and to the Hills regions. Buses connect with the train lines at Pennant Hills, Epping and Parramatta. Hills Bus and Sydney Bus operate private bus services to and from the school, sometimes in conjunction with TKS and Redeemer Baptist. Tara's school bus also runs a special service to the riverside suburbs of Lane Cove, Hunters Hill, Putney and Drummoyne.
Tara School Bus Travel Authorisation Form (For Stanhope Gardens Bus Route only)
Tara School Bus Travel Authorisation Form (For Greystanes Bus Route only)
Tara School Bus Travel Authorisation Form (For Strathfield Bus Route only)
· Tara School Bus (Stanhope Gardens*) may be downloaded here
· Tara School Bus Timetable (Hunters Hill and Cherrybrook Run for after school sport) may be downloaded here
· Tara School Bus Timetable (Greystanes) may be downloaded here
· Hills Bus** Timetable may be downloaded here
· Sydney Buses Timetable may be downloaded here
The Metrobus M54 high frequency service connects Parramatta, Carlingford, Epping, Macquarie Uni and Macquarie Park. The Metrobus services operate 7 days a week and depart every 10 minutes during morning and afternoon peak periods, every 15 minutes during the day, every 20 minutes at night and on weekends. Additional early morning and late night services operate to a 30 - 60 minute frequency. For further information visit sydneybuses.info/routes or phone Transport Info on 131 500.
· Go the right side of the page to “Plan you trip” box
· Click “More options” in that box
· Enter the From address:
· Enter the To address: Tara Anglican School for Girls
· I’d like to arrive before 8:10am
· Scroll down to more options and remove or tick as necessary; making sure School bus is ticked
· Click on Go
Note for each option there is timing to walk to and from bus stops or train stations. You can also click on the map icon that shows exactly where the bus stop is and the route the bus will go.