Wareemba

Why Buyers are drawn to Wareemba?

Popular due to its ideal location between Abbotsford and Five Dock, it boasts walking distance to a great little shopping village& parklands. Families and investors love its proximity to great schools and Sydney CBD.

Name Origin & History

The name Wareemba means "place where sweet water meets salt water", it is an area sitting between Abbotsford and Russell Lea on the eastern shore of Hen & Chicken Bay and was only declared it's own suburb in 1993. Consisting of only 13 Streets it would have be the smallest suburb in the Inner West and maybe even Sydney for that matter.
Distance from CBD & Transportation

  • 12km from Sydney CBD

  • Buses run frequently and are well connected to Sydney CBD running along Great North Road


  • Education

  • Abbotsford Primary School

  • Five Dock Primary School

  • All Hallows Catholic Primary School (Five Dock)

  • Russell Lea Infants’ School (Russell Lea)

  • St Mark’s Catholic Primary School (Drummoyne)

  • Concord High School

  • Balmain Public High School

  • Hunters Hill High School

  • Domremy College Girls Catholic High School (Five Dock)

  • Rosebank College Catholic High School (Five Dock)

  • Burwood Girls High School

  • St Patrick’s College Boys Private - Strathfield


  • Day Care

  • Kids at Play – Barnstaple Rd Five Dock

  • Caring 4 Kids – East St Five Dock

  • Headstart Early Learning Centre – Queens Rd Five Dock

  • Little Pines Early Childhood – Pine Ave Russell Lea

  • Learn & Laugh – College St Drummoyne


  • Shopping Village

    For such a little suburb it hosts a great little shopping strip including cafe's, restaurants, post office, IGA, pharmacy, delis, boutiques and hairdresser which proves to be popular every day of the week giving the suburb a real buzz and true community spirit.
    Restaurants & Cafes

  • Trovatino Café – 268 Great North Road, Wareemba

  • Carmel’s Café

  • Sapori Mediterranean Cuisine

  • Orchid Thai Cuisine


  • Recreation & Parks

    Coralie Reserve
    Cnr Coralie and Wareemba Streets, Abbotsford
    Features:Children's adventure playground, seats.

    Halliday Park
    McGraths Ave, Five Dock
    Features: Large park area with shaded children's play equipment and picnic tables overlooking waterviews.
    More information: Halliday Park fact sheet

    Henry Lawson Park
    Abbotsford Parade, Abbotsford
    Features:Children's play equipment, large grass area, picnic tables, BBQ and waterviews.
    More information:Henry Lawson Park fact sheet

    Address Suburb Sold Date Bed Bath Car Sale Price
    8 Hill Street WAREEMBA 18-02-2017 4 3 1 $2,200,000 View Property
    43 Coranto Street WAREEMBA 27-08-2014 2 1 0 Undisclosed View Property
    5/177 Hampden Road WAREEMBA 5-05-2014 2 1 2 $635,000 View Property
    Address Suburb Leased Date Bed Bath Car Lease Price
    52 Coranto Street WAREEMBA 3 1 1 Undisclosed View Property