Up the hill from Coogee Beach you will find the family friendly suburb of Randwick, about 6km from the CBD. Famous for its Royal Randwick Racecourse dating back to 1830, Randwick is a large suburb that incorporates the University of Sydney campus. The main shopping areas are along Belmore and Alison Road, the largest being the Royal Randwick Shopping Centre. For a more intimate dining experience, The Spot is a popular dining and entertainment area brimming with alfresco cafés and eateries and is home to the iconic Art Deco Ritz cinema complex.
You will find plenty of heritage listed Victorian and Federation homes in Randwick along with older and modern apartments and developments.
The Prince of Wales, Royal Women’s and Children’s Hospital are all located in Randwick and Centennial Park is on the border on the north-eastern side. With its central position with close proximity to the beach, Randwick is on the of Sydney’s most affordable and desirable suburbs. A very family oriented suburb, it offers a huge range of schools including Randwick High and Primary Schools, Marcellin College, Brigidine college, Emanuel School and Claremont College among others.