DULWICH HILL At A Glance
Quietly coming into its own, Dulwich Hill has a funky, down-to-earth vibe which is underpinned by its strong multicultural make-up. And the locals are no longer able to keep it to themselves – the rest of Sydney is getting a taste for the mouth-watering eateries, patisseries and character-filled streets of Dulwich Hill. This inner-west neighbourhood is on the verge of great things.
The strong neighbourly community and the burgeoning foodie and café scene.
Home of the Tella Balls Dessert Bar. Need we say more? And Greek culture endures here and resonates through the food.
There are 47 nationalities represented at the local public school, reflecting Dulwich Hill’s diversity.
At first glance, Dulwich Hill appears to be an unassuming inner-west suburb. Stay a little while and this neighbourhood will slowly reveal itself – an endearing, neighbourly feel, character-filled streets with funky street art and a food scene that you’ll never be able to get enough of.
Greek, Italian, Egyptian, Lebanese, Portuguese, Chinese and Vietnamese – you will find it all here in eateries, bakeries and patisseries. If you have a hankering for some seriously good baklava, Lebanese flatbread or charcoal-grilled chicken or lamb, this is the place to be.
As Dulwich Hill continues to gentrify, the neighbourhood remains true to its roots. Whether it’s cheering on the local soccer clubs at Arlington Recreation Grounds or stopping for a chat at the enduring storefronts along Wardell Road or in Dulwich Hill Village, long-standing residents like to keep things local, and the newbies wouldn’t have it any other way.
If you think it couldn’t get much better than this, well it does. Dulwich Hill boasts four light rail stations, connecting locals to Pyrmont and Central via Leichhardt, and a train station that is on the Bankstown line. If you prefer the bus, Dulwich Hill has you covered there too.
It’s easy to see why Dulwich Hill is on everyone’s radar.
Diversity is king in Dulwich Hill. Just look to the local public school and you will get a glimpse of the cultural make-up of this inner-west suburb. And although Dulwich Hill is undergoing gentrification with many young families moving in, it is the locals who have called Dulwich Hill home for generations that keep this suburb centred.