Ashbury is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney. It derived its name from the two neighbouring suburbs Ashfield and Canterbury. Located just 10 kilometres from the central business district, Ashbury is a family-friendly suburb. Uncongested with vast parklands and clean streets, it is a great place to move if you are a professional or live with kids.
This suburb is surrounded by the Ashfield and Dulwich Hill train stations, as well as a variety of buses lines that travel to the CBD. Ashbury is mostly residential and has no commercial centre. Although, there are a few shops on King Street. Furthermore, a major landmark is Peace Park, the highest point in the Canterbury local government area.
Schools here are among the best in Sydney. Additionally, the area is very tightly held on the conservation list, meaning its heritage is listed. Therefore, no high rises or fluorescent houses are permitted.
Ashbury has a great community feel. Sports centres, clubs, and shopping malls are all conveniently placed. Furthermore, they are close enough to walk to. The community is very friendly, and everyone looks out for one another without being invasive. The parks in the area are vast and well maintained.
Property sizes and prices vary from large and expensive to small and affordable. Additionally, the locals comprise of various ethnic backgrounds as well as a mix of singles, young couples, academics, professionals and young families.
If you’re thinking about moving to Ashbury, SmartMove is the best removalist team to facilitate your move. Most driveways in the suburb are narrow which might prolong removal time. Finally, it’s important that your removalists arrive with the right size of a truck. Fortunately, with SmartMove, we have a free calculator that can help you measure exactly how much volume of goods you have.
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