Where to live in New South Wales

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Ranked 1st best suburb in New South Wales

"A Blue Chip piece of paradise"

- dant1
A wonderful place to live. Have rented here for 5 years and just recently bought a house. Demographic is mostly young families, professionals and retirees. Recently we have a new shopping centre wi...
-28.3029669520751 153.568380256065
Ranked 2nd best suburb in New South Wales

"Kogarah Bay - Best bay side suburb in Sydney"

- Tony Ciccero
Quiet area, tree lined streets and you're always a few hundred meters away from the water no matter which street you live in. Kogarah Bay is great. Property values there are high and the demand will a...
-33.9843369717055 151.127449945255


Ranked 3rd best suburb in New South Wales

"Small tranquil suburb on the George’s River"

- Ben McCarthy
We moved to Lugarno 2 years ago to start our family, beautiful houses, no apartments, great little village vibe. Close to the M5 can’t wait until the new tunnels come online later this year. Amazing t...
-33.9803673941681 151.046294076998
Ranked 4th best suburb in New South Wales

"Small suburb but close to everything"

- La Chica Loca
My bf and I moved out to live together in Concord west for 4 years. It was the best place to live ever. A lot of shops and hugeeeeee bright train station.It is the most safety area to live ever. We ar...
-33.836443 151.090836
Ranked 5th best suburb in New South Wales
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Ranked 6th best suburb in New South Wales

"Great seaside village"

- David Yin
Fantastic “village” like seaside suburb. Beautiful beaches and world’s famous caves and only an hour north of Sydney. Great for families and couples and prices still reasonable cheap vs other Sydney s...
-33.1132339231024 151.643452275197


Ranked 7th best suburb in New South Wales

"Ruse is a great suburb, Close to all amenities."

- tonymifsud
Ruse is a great suburb in the Macarther Region. Lived in Ruse for 39 years. It’s close to Hospital’s major shopping centres and public transport. Half an hour to South Coast beaches.
-34.0688336503704 150.841965438528


Ranked 8th best suburb in New South Wales

"Seriously underrated in comparison to Burwood, Strathfield o..."

- quantumlord
I don't know why liveability indices wish to disparage it so much - possibly some bad experience, because living here is top notch for a family seeking decent costs in the inner west, it's greater tha...
-33.879703459409 151.117478632015

Tura Beach

Ranked 9th best suburb in New South Wales

"Tura Beach is a gem"

- David Dwyer
Tura Beach is one of the gems of the Sapphire Coast. Located about 3km north of Merimbula and a short drive from Tathra, Bega and Pambula, it is positioned to enjoy a variety of beaches and shopping c...
-36.8531034557662 149.939524274735


Ranked 10th best suburb in New South Wales

"Fantastic small suburb"

- Linda Vernel
My family have lived in PUTNEY for six years. It is a fantastic waterside suburb, with plenty of green spaces, parks, walkways and sports fields. It has excellent public transport with Kissing Point F...
-33.8302334775998 151.107303543379
Ranked 11th best suburb in New South Wales

"Suburb with a great deal of potential"

- franoatkins
I have lrented all over the northern beaches - Narrabeen, Balgowlah Heights, Queenscliff and Fairlight. We couldn't afford a house in the lower northern beaches and did not want to settle for an apar...
-33.7685444282907 151.254390573802

Mona Vale

Ranked 12th best suburb in New South Wales

"Great part of the world"

- GoMV
Great place to live and bring up a family.
-33.6733074859858 151.307785311601
Ranked 13th best suburb in New South Wales

"Cannot fault living here"

- johnr57
Moved up from Adelaide a couple of years ago. Awesome place close to shops, buses, trains (which are improving) freeways etc. the only thing they could improve is nightlife although council seem to ru...
-33.944953665055 150.843607077555

Hyland Park

Ranked 14th best suburb in New South Wales

"Just moved here and love it"

- dougy
recently moved here and feel so welcome never have felt like this in a place before the neighbour hood spirit is awesome and i cant believe how nice the climate is and the beach is like just a walk do...
-30.613204264745 153.000509970773

The Hill

Ranked 15th best suburb in New South Wales

"Close to everything, yet away from the hustle and bustle"

- hillarym1
We are renting and love it here so much, we are hoping to buy in this tightly-held suburb. The local school is meant to be excellent, so we want to be on this side of Darby Street to be in Zone when o...
-32.9336513044133 151.779244623229


Ranked 16th best suburb in New South Wales

"Best suburb in Sydney"

- ernest-ckp
It is so close to everything, south to Olympic park, west to Parramatta, North to the St Ive and northern beaches, and east to the city all within 30mins grasp. I love it because it is quiet in our En...
-33.8000085585077 151.089895458019

Emu Heights

Ranked 17th best suburb in New South Wales

"A Quiet family friendly neighborhood."

- raej2
Situated at the foot of the Blue Mountains, Emu Heights is a neighborhood which is far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city, yet easy to access when needed. The school is nestled in par...
-33.7374374324973 150.647828515717


Ranked 18th best suburb in New South Wales

"Great spot to raise your family on the East Coast of Austral..."

- SimonBeck1
Difficult to write this without being biased considering I have lived here for 34 years and mowing raising our 3 kids here also. We have travelled the whole East Coast of Australia and must say the Tw...
-28.2626709564449 153.552891715559


Ranked 19th best suburb in New South Wales

"A Great Place To Live"

- KeiranRobson
Raising a family with two young children meant finding a home in a central, family friendly neighbourhood was essential. Here, we are surrounded by other families, which creates a great environment f...
-33.0118455500025 151.642512373361

Gymea Bay

Ranked 20th best suburb in New South Wales


- Sophie Castro
A lovely suburb that's close to schools, shops and train station. Have a coffee shop down the road that everybody knows you and you can meet plenty of locals. Nice place for walks. Has a Baths that...
-34.0515786553703 151.086413080957
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