GreenWay diagramThe GreenWay is a 5.8km environmental and active travel corridor linking the Cooks River at Earlwood with the Parramatta River at Iron Cove.

It mostly follows the route of the Inner West Light Rail and Hawthorne Canal and features bike paths and foreshore walks, cultural and historical sites, cafes, bushcare sites and a range of parks, playgrounds and sporting facilities.

The Greater Sydney Commission has identified the GreenWay as the number one priority Green Grid project in the Eastern Sydney District Plan released in March 2018.

After over 10 years of campaigning by the Inner West community and councils, 25.7 million in state and local government funding has now been secured to complete the southern section of the GreenWay from Parramatta Road through Lewisham West and Dulwich Hill to the Cooks River.

Design and construction of the remaining 3.2 km of the GreenWay is commencing in 2018 and is due for completion in 2022.

Draft Greenway Master Plan: Cooks to Cove Greenway

Council has developed a Draft GreenWay Master Plan to guide the delivery of landscaping and infrastructure within the GreenWay corridor over the next 10 - 15 years.

The Draft GreenWay Master Plan is on public exhibition until the 24 June 2018.

To view the Draft Master Plan and have your say go to our Your Say website

More information

For more information on the exciting range of projects and community activities being coordinated by the GreenWay program, please visit


Your Say Inner West website
The community engagement hub where you can get involved in important projects that shape the future of the Inner West.





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