Alfords Point

Alfords Point is a family friendly suburb on the north west edge of the Sutherland Shire. There are approximately 3,500 residents living in Alfords Point, the vast majority living in free standing houses. 

In Alfords Point you are surrounded by nature, as the suburb sits on the southern edge of the Georges River. The bushland forms part of the Georges River Nature Reserve, where residents and locals enjoy outdoor activities including bushwalks and fishing.

This suburb is very family friendly. There are quiet cul de sac streets and plenty of footpaths, great for bike riding or scootering. Alfords Point Primary School is located on Brushwood Drive, catering for Kindergarten to Year Six students. Younger children will enjoy the local childcare centre, Best Kidz Early Learning Centre.

You can find a small set of shops in Alfords Point, where you can find a convenience store, takeaway, cafe, chemist, hairdresser, physio and dance school. Next door you can also find the local doctors at the Alfords Point Medical Practice.

While there is no train line in Alfords Point, there is a regular bus service that can take you to surrounding suburbs. If you need to commute to Sydney CBD, there are two train stations to choose from; Padstow on the East Hills line or Sutherland on the Illawarra / Cronulla line.

Did You Know?

Many of the streets in Alfords Point are named after types of trees or plants, including Eucalyptus St, Watergum Place, Blueberry Place, and Needlebrush Close.


Is Alfords Point a good suburb?

Yes, Alfords Point is a great suburb to live in. It is especially good for young families and older residents.

How long is Alfords Point Bridge?

Alfords Point Bridge is 445 metres long, which is 1,460 feet. Recent roadworks on Alfords Point Road has really improved the traffic flow in a once heavily congested area.

When Was Alfords Point Bridge built?

Alfords Point Bridge was built in 1973. In 2008 the second bridge was opened to increase the number of lanes on the bridge.

Local Businesses:

Best Kidz Early Learning Centre

Steaming Mug

Blue IT Solutions

Top Notch Mobile Mechanic

Mi USB Album

Alfords Point Medical Practice