Named after Sir Thomas Mitchell (1792–1855), a noted Australian explorer and surveyor.
101 sq km
Mitchell covers an area from Nelson and Box Hill in the northwest to Northmead and North Rocks in the southeast. The main suburbs include Baulkham Hills, Beaumont Hills, Bella Vista, Box Hill, Castle Hill, Kellyville, Nelson, Northmead, North Rocks, Rouse Hill, Winston Hills and West Pennant Hills.
Products/industries of the area:
Commercial and business services, light industry, education and retail.
Outer Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and containing large areas of recent suburban expansion.