CAPS – shelter locations

ASHFIELD AS1 Liverpool Rd near Lappish Av, Stop 213116: A north facing location with unprotected exposure and heat reflecting surfaces around. High use by young families, elderly, and patients of nearby medical practice.

ASHFIELD AS2 Liverpool Rd near Victoria St, Stop 213158: A north facing location with full sun and heat reflecting surfaces including a four lane road, car park and commercial buildings. Use by high school students, and visitors (including the elderly) to a nearby club.

CANTER-BURY CA1 Crinan St, Hurlstone Park, Stop 219312: A west facing, partially shaded location opposite Hurlstone Park Station on the flyover above train tracks. High use by people connecting from bus to train, ‘railbus’ or vice versa. No heat data available.

CANTER-BURY CA2 Belmore Rd, Riverwood, Stop 221044: A west facing partially shaded location opposite Washington Ave. High use by people traveling to the Riverwood Community Centre, YWCA and Hannans Road Public School.

PARRA-MATTA PA1 Hassall St, Rosehill, Stop:2150263: A north facing, unshaded location opposite Mercure hotel with substantial foot traffic from residents, shoppers and commuters. Heat data is available for this location.

PARRA-MATTA PA2 Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, Stop:214517: A west facing unprotected location outside Wesley Lodge, opposite Westmead Hospital. Major user groups include hospital employees, visitors, and patients, who may be unwell or less mobile. Heat data is available for this location.

PENRITH PE1 Derby St, Kingswood, Stop 2747139, Nepean Hospital: A north facing location with unprotected exposure. High use shelter by many unwell and less mobile people who attend nearby Nepean Hospital. Heat data is available for this location.

PENRITH PE2 Borrowdale Way, Cranebrook, Stop 274926, Mount Pleasant Shopping Centre: A north facing location with unprotected exposure fronting Cranebrook Village shopping centre. High use by shoppers, youth and young families