Heathcote

Heathcote is a suburb located in the Sutherland Shire of Sydney. It is situated on the banks of the Woronora River, making it a popular spot for fishing and swimming. Heathcote also has plenty of great shops and businesses along Princess Highway, including cafes, restaurants, banks, and a supermarket.

For those who need to commute to nearby suburbs like Cronulla or Miranda, you can take the bus from Heathcote station. There are also a number of schools located nearby, such as Heathcote Public School and Heathcote High School.

 

Did You Know?

Heathcote was originally known as Bottle Forest. In 1835, the area was named Heathcote, in honour of an officer who had fought during the Peninsula Wars against Napoleon.

 

 

FAQs

How do I get to Heathcote?

You can take the bus from Heathcote station. There are also plenty of parking options in and around Heathcote, including on-street parking and public parking lots.

What are the schools like in Heathcote?

There are a number of great schools located nearby, including Heathcote Public School and Heathcote High School.

What are the shops like in Heathcote?

There is a range of shops and businesses located along Princess Highway, including cafes, restaurants, banks and a supermarket.

Are there any local parks or green spaces in Heathcote?

Yes, there are a number of scenic parks and reserves located throughout the suburb, including Heathcote National Park and Pipeline Trail, perfect for those hiking lovers out there! 

Is Heathcote a good place to live?

If you’re looking for a vibrant coastal community with plenty of shopping options and great schools nearby, then Heathcote is the perfect place for you. It has everything you need for an enjoyable lifestyle, as well as excellent public transport options for commuting to Sydney CBD or other surrounding suburbs.​

 

Local Businesses

Arnie & Co Cafe https://www.facebook.com/arnieandco

Heathcote Fish and Chips http://www.heathcote-fish-n-chips.com.au/

Heathcote Hotel http://www.heathcotehotel.com.au/