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Best suburbs to live in New South Wales

Top ranked suburbs rated by locals in the community.


5Ranked 1st

"A Blue Chip piece of paradise"

A wonderful, relaxed, upmarket 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…
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5Ranked 3rd

"Fantastic local community"

A great suburb surrounded by water and greenery. This suburb is like a small town with lovely neighbours and community with wonderful schools. A very safe environment with great local eateries, coffee…
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Bilambil Heights

5Ranked 4th

"Country lifestyle 15mins from the beach"

A scenic drive from tweed takes you to exceptional views of mt warning
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5Ranked 5th

"Quiet and beautiful"

I have been living in prospect for 6 years now. No issues and very good for young families. Lots of play area and grounds for kids and although Blacktown is very close, streets in prospect are bit qu…
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Tura Beach

5Ranked 6th

"Tura beach the nest"

Tura has just everything going for it.Great views of the ocean great golf course a large WoolWorths and other shops and the biggest thing is great people of all ages
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5Ranked 7th

"Tree filled, spacious, historic charm."

Croydon is a great place to live with an abundance of charming Federation style homes, wide streets and trees. Very close to the inner west train line and around 20 minute to the city. The Strand is C…
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Caves Beach

5Ranked 8th
David Yin

"Great seaside village"

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…
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4.5Ranked 9th

"Friendly Community for family’s and peaceful environment"

Lovely town, lovely people with plenty of recreational park areas and pool /sports, gyms, bush walks and local shopping + schools and public transport
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Concord West

4.5Ranked 10th

"One of the best"

A great place to grow a family. Lots of schools, cafes, amenities and green space. The locals are friendly and has a strong community feel. Close to infrastructure and the cbd
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Berkeley Vale

4.5Ranked 11th
Joel Fitzgerald

"Great place to live"

I have lived in Berkeley Vale for 25 years. We love being within around 10mins drive to alot of amenities, beaches, freeway, train station, cafes, shopping centres etc. We use the cycleway around tugg…
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4.5Ranked 12th
Luke Wilson

"Quiet friendly neighbourhood"

Nice neighbourhood with lots of families and very friendly atmosphere. Also most houses have views of the surrounding valleys and the city. Good schools and parks.
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Hyland Park

4.5Ranked 13th

"Just moved here and love it"

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…
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The Hill

4.5Ranked 14th

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

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…
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4.5Ranked 15th

"A Great Place To Live"

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…
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4.5Ranked 16th
Cheryl Mary

"Nice quiet neighbourhood"

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…
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4.5Ranked 17th

"The best of Lisarow - look no further!"

We'll I must say after recently moving into Perratt Close in Lisarow, my recommendation to everyone looking to buy is "look no further". We are the happiest we've been in a long time - this street tic…
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New Lambton

4.5Ranked 18th

"Great leafy central location with good school, shops and public transport"

New Lambton is the perfect village, very close to all facilities and infrastructure without being too close. Easy access to shops, schools, public transport (train and buses), parks, cafes, restaurant…
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4.5Ranked 19th
Amy Sanderson

"Fabulous area to live and holiday"

I LOVE the Kingscliff area - it has a great beach holiday vibe, with the benefit of fab places to eat and drink and its a hop skip and a jump to the Gold Coast - meaning you can take in the peace of l…
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4.5Ranked 20th
Bella Bee

"Fantastic hidden Gem"

Having lived in Potty for 3 years I can safely say its heaven on earth. Surrounded by beautiful nature (particuarly in Koala beach) never more than a 3 minute drive from the beach and a community that…
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