Monterey Tourism

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Monterey is a suburb in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia 15 km south of the Sydney central business district and is part of the St George area. Monterey is in the local government area of the Bayside Council. Monterey sits on the western shores of Botany Bay. Lady Robinsons Beach and Cook Park run along the eastern border. Scarborough Park, which features a pond, runs along the western border. The suburb is mostly residential with a small group of shops on Chuter Avenue, near the intersection of Scarborough Street. The 1987 Music Video for Mental As Anything's single "He's just no good for you" was filmed in Scarborough Street, Monterey.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at , . This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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- Know before you go to Monterey

Facts and Stats for Monterey*

  • Pollution Statistics in Monterey

    Know the pollution level of Monterey before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25.2 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 31.41 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.37 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.93 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.13 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.72 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.13 (Low)
  • Monterey: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Monterey for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Monterey.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.56 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.56 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35.27 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.39 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.03 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.52 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.83 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.7 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.23 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.21 (Moderate)
  • Living in Monterey - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Monterey is 183.99 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.26 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.51 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.12 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.45 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.52 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.12 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Monterey

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Monterey

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.69 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.59 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.19 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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