LONGUEVILLE / GREENWICH / RIVERVIEW At A Glance
Set amidst foreshore parks and native bushland, this cluster of prestigious neighbourhoods – Greenwich, Longueville and Riverview – sits on the shores of Lane Cove River. The quiet meandering streets lined with stately homes and hidden natural wonders make this part of Sydney irresistible.
The tranquil foreshore parklands and harbour access.
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This exclusive part of Sydney has been home to A-Lister celebrities – Brett Whiteley, Nicole Kidman, Antonia Kidman and Peter Overton.
These peninsula neighbourhoods enjoy water views and are surrounded by tranquil bushland and expansive parks. What they lack in village vibrancy they make up for in natural beauty. When they choose to, locals can be immersed in the village ambiance of nearby Lane Cove or Crows Nest within minutes.
Joggers use the many trails that connect the surrounding suburbs and parks. During the warmer months, families splash around at the harbour swimming pool, Greenwich Baths, whilst year-round boats can be launched onto Lane Cove River.
A sprinkling of shops service the local community, whether it be for a caffeine fix at Riverview Deli & Café and 4 Beans Co Company or to pick up basic supplies on the way home from work.
Although tucked away in their own private part of Sydney’s highly desirable water frontage, Greenwich, Longueville and Riverview residents can easily reach Sydney’s CBD within minutes by ferry or bus.
Considered one of Sydney’s most expensive neighbourhoods, it’s no wonder that the roll call of residents reads like a who’s who of home-grown celebrities. Amongst them, families with executive parents at the helm lay down roots, whilst established empty nesters hold on tight to their highly prized properties.
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This harbour swimming pool is a popular family destination for cooling off in the heat. Greenwich has a sandy beach, public beach chairs, sand toys and a café – all this with uninterrupted views of the harbour.
The parklands that hug the Greenwich, Longueville and Riverview foreshores are natural playgrounds – perfect for picnics, barbeques, , walking, wildlife spotting and launching boats.
There are plenty of walking trails that explore the foreshore parks. Some lead you up into the streets where you can enjoy the local architecture – others are a short walk taking you to a lookout over the harbour and Lane Cove River. Start the picturesque Greenwich Peninsular bush walks at Shell Park off Greenwich Road and follow the path around.
This cluster of neighbourhoods features a mix of architectural styles – Victorian, Georgian, Federation, Californian bungalows and weatherboard cottages. Locals take a lot of pride in their homes and many are undergoing extensive renovations.