The village atmosphere is alive and well in trendy Annandale
Annandale is a true to form village style suburb, with beautifully designed houses and wide tree lined streets. You're close to Glebe, Camperdown and Newtown. Depending on where you live in Annandale, you're also close to Parramatta Road. You're not far from Lilyfield, Rozelle or Leichhardt either. You have the best of both worlds everywhere. If you enjoy taking the dog for a walk, and you also love participating in yoga - you're definitely at home here.
Taken at a popular garden shop on Booth Street
Once a home to migrants, Annandale attracts those who are down to earth and friendly. House prices and rents in the area are high.
What Annandale is known most for:
Peace and quiet
Wide tree lined streets
The majority of Audi car owners in Sydney
The noisier aspects: the newly refurbished Annandale Hotel, as well as Parramatta Road.
Some of the houses in the area are referred to as witches houses due to the shape of the roofs.
A more down to earth disposition than it's neighbour Glebe.
For its fantastic bakeries on both Booth and Johnston Streets
Becoming home to more kid-friendly cafes in Sydney
More yoga practices are setting up shop here as well
Who lives in Annandale:
Older, trendy retired people.
Older couples with young kids
So close to Camperdown and Newtown
Vibe: We will never grow old.
If Annandale was a food it would be: Any fresh sweet treat from a bakery.
An authentic passionfruit donut purchased from an Annandale bakery. Just perfect.
If Annandale was a cartoon character it would be: Garfield.
A cat loving area, and just like sylvester too.
If Annandale was a shoe it would be: Colorados.
Parking: Generally pretty good. Still advisable to park in any street off the main road.
Transport: Serviced by bus routes 370 and 470. Otherwise many locals walk to Parramatta Road and catch any bus into the city to head to work.
Distance from the CBD: 5kms
Nearby areas: Lilyfield, Leichhardt, Glebe, Camperdown, Newtown and Rozelle.
Lovely Annandale in art, right near Rozelle as you're leaving the area.