The lifestyle of Collaroy is dominated by beach activities – swimming, surfing, surf lifesaving – while Long Reef Golf Course on the Long Reef Headland provides golfers with the unique experience of playing on a Links course with a backdrop majestic ocean views, hang gliders, dolphins or migrating whales.
The Collaroy shopping strip provides residents with a variety of café, restaurant and other entertainment choices, many with an ocean view. A number of Express bus services connect Collaroy to the CBD and North Sydney. Westfield Shopping Centre and Warriewood Square are both within easy reach by car or bus.
The population of Collaroy is diverse, with retirees, young families and singles drawn to the beach lifestyle, and a transient population of renters in the large number of low-medium rise apartment buildings close to the beach.
Household income is generally above the average of other parts of Sydney, with house prices and rents also at the upper end of the scale. Professionals and Managers dominate the mix of employment groups. Units make up a higher proportion of the dwellings in Collaroy than free standing houses.
Health, Education and Schooling
Collaroy lies in the catchment for Collaroy Public School, and the Cromer Campus of Northern Beaches Secondary College. However, there are a number of other secondary schools close by offering a wide variety of options, as well as The Pittwater House School.
The Northern Beaches Hospital and Mona Vale Hospital are both 15 minutes away by road, with a number of medical centres servicing the area.
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