Merrylands Hotel

How Surry Hills’ former Belmore Park Hotel got its name

NOW a bustling little café, the former Belmore Park Hotel at the corner of Mary and Reservoir Streets, Surry Hills was established in 1870 by 33-year-old Henry Qualmer and his wife Teresa. The Qualmers hosted the pub through the 1870s,… Read More ›

The demolition and relocation of the old Merrylands Hotel

Vanishing landmark Merrylands’ first ‘pub’ has finally gone under the wrecker’s hammer. The former hotel on the corner of Sherwood Road and Merrylands Road is being demolished to make way for an elaborate supermarket and shopping block project. Cost of the… Read More ›

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