Gladesville residents enjoy a peaceful, family friendly lifestyle, nestled on the edge of the picturesque Parramatta River. Only a short commute to the Inner West and the CBD, this suburb sits amongst well-preserved bush land including the historic Banjo Paterson Park, which overlooks the scenic Looking Glass Bay.
Houses in Gladesville range from large harbourside homes to apartments. Whilst the many older homes give a slightly rustic look to the area, there are new designer built homes, giving an overall modern feel.
Gladesville families have easy access to good public and private schools, as well as shopping, cafes, restaurants and multiplex cinemas. A vast array of shops stretch down Victoria Road, and the Gladesville Shopping Village services locals.
There are numerous parklands in Gladesville including Glades Bay Park which has a walking track to two Aboriginal rock carvings and grinding. Nearby is the pleasant Bedlam Bay walk where you can view boating and kayaking, which are both favourite local leisure pursuits. For sunny weekends with the family, barbeques are available and there are children’s playgrounds in the area.