Dulwich Hill offers a captivating blend of history, diversity, and contemporary allure.
Approximately 7 kilometers southwest of the Sydney Central Business District, this inner urban suburb has undergone a remarkable transformation from its rural origins to a thriving residential enclave.
Originally part of Captain George Johnston's land grant in the 19th century, Dulwich Hill boasts a varied architectural landscape, featuring Victorian and Federation-era houses alongside modern apartments. Its tree-lined streets, adorned with jacaranda trees and historic residences, create a picturesque environment, providing residents with a peaceful retreat from the city buzz.
Marrickville Road, the main commercial artery, stands as a lively hub, hosting boutique shops, cafes, and restaurants. The gastronomic scene reflects the suburb's multicultural makeup, making it a haven for food enthusiasts. The Addison Road Community Centre, a cultural focal point, hosts the weekly Addison Road Markets, offering a diverse array of arts, crafts, and vintage treasures.
Dulwich Hill's strong sense of community is evident in its local events and festivals. The Dulwich Hill Village Fair, an annual celebration, features live music, food stalls, and family-friendly activities. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the Cooks River and its scenic cycleway, while Arlington Oval provides sporting facilities for active residents.
Transportation is a key advantage, with the light rail and Dulwich Hill Railway Station connecting the suburb to the city and beyond. This accessibility, combined with the suburb's historical charm and proximity to amenities, makes Dulwich Hill an attractive choice for both professionals and families. In essence, Dulwich Hill encapsulates the spirit of inner urban living, inviting all to experience the unique charms of Sydney's Inner West.
PublicAshbury Public School, Ashfield Boys High School, Ashfield Public School, Canterbury Boys High School, Canterbury Girls High School, Canterbury Public School, Canterbury South Public School, Croydon Park Public School, Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design, Dulwich Hill Public School, Earlwood Public School, Edgeware School, Ferncourt Public School, Fort Street High School, Haberfield Public School, Kegworth Public School, Leichhardt Public School, Lewisham Public School, Marrickville High School, Marrickville Public School, Marrickville West Public School, Petersham Public School, Stanmore Public School, Summer Hill Public School, Taverners Hill Infants School, Tempe High School, Tempe Public School, Undercliffe Public School, Wilkins Public School, Yeo Park Infants School
PrivateAl Zahra College, Aspect South East Sydney School, Leichhardt, Aspect South East Sydney School, Marrickville, Bethlehem College, Casimir Catholic College, Christian Brothers High School Lewisham, De La Salle College, Ashfield, Eileen O'Connor Catholic College, Holy Innocents' Catholic Primary School, Italian Bilingual School, Kingdom Culture Christian School, Newington College, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School, Presbyterian Ladies' College Sydney, St Brigid's Catholic Primary School, St Columba's Catholic Primary School, St Fiacre's Catholic Primary School, St Francis Xavier Catholic School Ashbury, St Joan of Arc Catholic Primary School, St Maroun's College, St Mel's Catholic Primary School, St Michael's Catholic Primary School, St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, St Paul of the Cross Catholic Primary School, St Pius' Catholic Primary School, St Vincent's Catholic Primary School, The Athena School, The John Berne School, Trinity Grammar School, Waranara School