Birchgrove, New South Wales

Birchgrove is a suburb in the Inner West[2] of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Birchgrove is located five kilometres west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the Inner West Council.

Birchgrove
Sydney, New South Wales
Birchgrove, New South Wales
Birchgrove
Population3,228 (SAL 2021)[1]
Established1836
Postcode(s)2041
Area0.6 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Location5 km (3 mi) west of Sydney CBD
LGA(s)Inner West Council
State electorate(s)Balmain
Federal division(s)Grayndler
Suburbs around Birchgrove:
Parramatta River Parramatta River Port Jackson
Parramatta River Birchgrove Balmain East
Rozelle Balmain Balmain
Dwellings in Birchgrove

Birchgrove is located on the north-west slope of the Balmain peninsula, overlooking Sydney Harbour, and includes Yurulbin and Ballast Points. Balmain is the only adjacent suburb. The long waterfront provides views of the Parramatta River with Cockatoo Island dominating the foreground. It is one of the wealthier suburbs of Sydney thanks to its harbour frontages.


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