Linley Point, New South Wales

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Linley Point
SydneyNew South Wales
Linley Point, view from Hunters Hill
Population 394 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 2066
Location 10 km (6 mi) north-west of Sydney CBD
LGA(s) Municipality of Lane Cove
State electorate(s) Lane Cove
Federal Division(s) North Sydney
Suburbs around Linley Point:
Lane Cove West Lane Cove Riverview
Gladesville Linley Point Riverview
Hunters Hill Hunters Hill Hunters Hill

Linley Point is an exclusive, affluent suburb on the north side of Sydney Harbour, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is 7 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the Municipality of Lane Cove.


Linley Point is an affluent harbour-side peninsula between the northern side of the Lane Cove River and Burns Bay at the North-Western region of Sydney Harbour. Linley Point is generally regarded as the most exclusive residential suburb in the North-West area of Sydney Harbour. The average house price is $6.9m with the highest sale price fetching $18.2m in December 2014 for a waterfront residence recently sold by Raine and Horne Double Bay. Access to Linley Point is via View Street and Burns Bay Rd.


Linley Point is a small suburb, with approximately 100 houses. It has recently undergone significant redevelopment, particularly of older houses.


Linley Point has a relatively large park on The Crescent. It is used for annual get-together events for the community. In early 2000s, the park has had an upgrade which includes a slide. The park has had an upgrade in early 2012, with a lot of bark placed on dangerous rock areas. As there are many younger children living in the suburb, it is regularly used.


The only access by road is from View Street, off Burns Bay Road.

Linley Point, view from Hunters Hill
Burns Bay Panorama, view from Linley Point


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Linley Point (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 November 2012. 

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Coordinates: 33°49′51″S 151°08′44″E / 33.8307°S 151.1456°E / -33.8307; 151.1456