Allambie Heights safe, family orientated environment and its proximity to Manly Beach, Chatswood and the city have promoted this hidden gem to one of the most popular suburbs in the Warringah area for young families.
Allambie Heights Shopping Centre supports this local community and consists of an IGA supermarket and many local small businesses. La Crema Lounge makes some of the best cakes and coffees around and Robertos Place is a local favourite for Pizza.
A number of recreation areas include Manly Dam Reserve, popular for picnics, bushwalking, swimming, waterskiing and also the Warringah Aquatic Centre with its variety of indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Sporting teams include Manly Allambie United Football club for Soccer, Allambie Jets for Rugby and Allambie Netball Club.
Housing in this area has changed dramatically since it was developed in the late 1940s and early 1950s and now has many modern architect designed homes.
Schools include the very popular Allambie Heights Public School and the choice of Forest High & the Northern beaches secondary college are nearby.
An easy short drive will get you to a selection of beaches including Curl Curl, Freshwater and popular Manly.