Erskineville - Postcode 2043


Erskineville is a welcoming and friendly suburb located in the inner-city suburb of Sydney. Erskineville is located about 3 kilometers south of the Sydney central business district and is part of the local government area of the City of Sydney. Erskineville is informally part of the region of the Inner West, but is also more correctly considered to be part of the Inner City because of its proximity to the city. Erskineville is known as Erko to its residents.


Erskineville is bordered by the suburbs of Newtown to the west, Eveleigh to the north, St Peters to the south, and Alexandria to the east. The locality of Macdonaldtown sits over the north-west border. Erskineville is a residential suburb with a village-type atmosphere. It has a small shopping strip around the railway station and several popular bars and hotels including the Rose of Australia, the Imperial Hotel, the Erskineville Hotel, the Swanson Hotel and the Hive Bar. Erskineville is a popular location with residents because of its proximity to the city, cafes and village atmosphere.

Erskineville Rd Shops



Children are certainly well catered for with Primary Schools, Erskineville Public and St Mary’s, both highly rated on the My School website. Both schools offer after school care. Mothers Groups meet in the local parks for both group fitness sessions and catchups, these groups can be seen regularly in Harry Noble Reserve and Sydney Park near the Kiosk.