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

"Quiet, leafy surburb, close to everything!"

- mistyw
"We are so lucky to have found Kareela, you could drive through Bates Drive bypassing it without knowing its there. We were lucky to have bought when we did because it has quickly moved out of our pri...
-34.0117206752561 151.083490938479


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

"Convenient and tranquil living"

- quantumlord
The streets are lined with trees and access to amenities, while not top notch relative to the cities, is not insurmountable. Geographically speaking, this is amongst the greatest suburbs, with the Par...
-33.836443 151.090836
Ranked 5th best suburb in New South Wales
-28.2117732472284 153.492689910835


Ranked 6th best suburb in New South Wales

"Nice quiet neighbourhood"

- Cheryl Mary
A nice quiet pocket of sydney that has been spared from the high rise overdevelopment that is taking place in other parts of the Shire Its elevated position means that part of the suburb enjoys sweep...
-34.0155344498671 151.040574579487
Ranked 7th 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 8th 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 9th best suburb in New South Wales

"Good suburb"

- stuartc10
Been here for a long time and very happy.
-33.944953665055 150.843607077555


Ranked 10th 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

Melrose Park

Ranked 11th best suburb in New South Wales

"Perfect family suburb on the waterfront"

- leannes25
Gorgeous suburb on the waterfront!! Amazing schools and public transport options
-33.8173943962474 151.072696846071

Kogarah Bay

Ranked 12th 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 13th 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 14th 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 15th 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

Hyland Park

Ranked 16th 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
Ranked 17th best suburb in New South Wales

"It is a small community"

- markg21
It is a small community with a family-oriented living style. If you are not out for a major shopping experience, this is the best place to be. Everything is simple so it is a great place to relax.
-34.8480570961274 150.741687595321

The Hill

Ranked 18th 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 19th 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 20th 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
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