Lying just west of the coastline on Sydney’s Northern Beaches is the beautiful suburb of Balgowlah. Named for the Norther Harbour and one time home to the country’s first Prime Minister, Balgowlah is an iconic destination in the area and one of the most desirable suburbs in the country.
Homes in Balgowlah fit a number of styles, including the 20’s fibrocement trend, the Federation style, and a handful of newer or recently renovated homes. Quiet, spacious, and generally among the most coveted real estate in the area, Balgowlah’s homes are a perfect fit for young families and new residents of the area alike.
Amenities in the Balgowlah Neighborhood
The area is among the richest of Sydney’s suburbs in terms of ease of access to key amenities. You’ll find more than two dozen restaurants in the area covering a range of different world cuisine options, along with a number of parks, walks and vistas along the harbour, and extensive options for your family.
For those with children, Balgowlah boasts world-class primary schools and there are a number of options for older children, including some of the best private schools in the region. Located only 13km from the CBD, residents of Balgowlah enjoy the flexibility of a modern suburb and quick access to the City when needed, as well as the ferry to Circular Quay.
Contact Etch to Learn More About Balgowlah
Etch is a trusted partner for home owners, vendors, and buyers throughout the area, so if you plan on moving to Balgowlah or if you own a home in the area and are preparing to sell or rent, we can help you prepare for the next steps and take action when needed.
Contact us today and ask to learn more about the next steps in the research and home buying process in Balgowlah.
what's in Balgowlah
Places to Learn
Balgowlah Boys High School
Balgowlah Heights Public School
Mackellar Girls High School
Manly Boys High School
Manly Vale Public School
Manly West Public School
Northern Beaches Secondary College Balgowlah Boys Campus
Northern Beaches Secondary College Mackellar Girls Campus
Seaforth Public School
St Keirans School
Places to Play
Manly West Park
North Harbour Reserve
Wellings Recreation Reserve
Places to Eat
Chez Maurice Et Linda
Khao Thai Restaurant
Laziza Middle Eastern Restaurant
New Tico Mexican Restaurant
Phulkari Indian Cuisine
Rib Runner Balgowlah
Ying Wah Chinese Restaurant