The Centre for Western Sydney combines Western Sydney University's world-class research expertise with frank and fearless advocacy on issues of importance to Western Sydney. The work of the Centre is guided by its ambition for a thriving Western Sydney that is understood and respected for its strengths and contributions regionally, nationally, and internationally. Delivered through a strong politics of listening, the Centre aims to drive informed dialogue and action with, and for, it’s region.


Parliamentary submissions

Sydney Metro Western Sydney Airport Submission

Inquiry into the Future Development of the NSW Tertiary Sector

Job-Ready Graduates

Voices of Leadership

Voices of Leadership is a collection of articles and speeches authored by staff and friends of Western Sydney University. The collection foregrounds the University’s ongoing commitment to collectively theorise and problem-solve the region’s most pressing challenges.

Voices of Leadership includes contributions from Professor Peter Shergold AC, Professor Tim Soutphommasane, Lucy Turnbull AO, Professor Pru Goward and Dr Tim Williams, among other established and emerging voices.