Friday, April 16, 2010
Katoomba, Redfern, South Penrith, St Helens Park named NSW’s best suburbs by residents.


Sydney, Australia, Friday 16th April 2010: Sydneysider's have rated and the results have been revealed. Users of Rate Your Place, an online user-generated, suburb rating tool, have rated South Penrith, Redfern, St Helens Park and Katoomba as the all-round best suburbs in NSW.

With suburbs from all over NSW being rated on criteria such as local services, community and affordability, these four have come in at an equal first place, knocking the more widely recognised blue-ribbon suburbs of the North Shore and Eastern Suburbs off the top place.

  • "My terrace is as good as anything in east Melbourne and is half the price"– Redfern resident

  • "It’s just Peace & Serenity" – Katoomba resident

  • "Plenty to do and see, all within easy reach..." – South Penrith resident

  • "I love St Helens Park, it’s a very good quiet family place to live..." – St Helen’s Park resident

    Providing comprehensive and candid feedback for those wanting a real snapshot of a community or suburb anywhere in Australia, Rate Your Place also offers property price data for houses and units and demographic information for each suburb supported by content from the Home Price Guide.

    Get behind your suburb and keep it at the top of the list by rating your place at rateyourplace.com.au


    Note to Editors: Results of Rate Your Place as at Friday 16th April, 2010