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Gordon, New South Wales
Gordon is a suburb on the north shore of Sydney, Australia, located about 15 kilometers from the Sydney central business district and is located on a major transport artery, the Pacific Highway and the intersection of Ryde and Mona Vale Roads which form a link between the northern beaches, Homebush Bay and the St. George District and Sutherland Shire. Gordon has a station on the North Shore Line of CityRail with frequent commuter services.
It is the seat of the Ku-ring-gai local council area which includes Lindfield, Killara, Pymble, Turramurra and St Ives. It has a shopping centre with many shops and restaurants and is the childhood home of the politician Clover Moore and model, Elle Macpherson.
Sydney's largest flying fox colony is located in a ravine in East Gordon
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