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Vaucluse is an affluent eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Vaucluse is located 8 kilometres (5 mi) north-east of the Sydney central business district, in the local government areas of Waverley Council and the Municipality of Woollahra. Vaucluse is located on the South Head peninsula, just south of The Gap with Sydney Harbour on the west and the Tasman Sea to the east. The Sydney Harbour side of the suburb commands views across the harbour to the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The adjacent suburbs are Watsons Bay, to the north and Rose Bay and Dover Heights to the south. Vaucluse is a mainly residential suburb. For many years, it was the most affluent suburb in Sydney and in terms of houses and properties is still in the top five most expensive suburbs. Tahiti, a Hawaiian-style residence in tropical gardens above Hermit Bay, set Australian residential record when it sold to a trio of South Africans (the Krok brothers) for more than $29 million in September 2007. The Australian residential record was overtaken by Leon Kamenev, the founder of Menulog purchasing 4 waterfront properties on prestigious Coolong Road for a combined $80 million in April 2016.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Vaucluse, Australia. After your splendid visit to Vaucluse, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Sydney. Sydney is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Sydney Opera House, Sydney Tower, The Rocks. Popular vacation packages of Vaucluse are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Vaucluse*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vaucluse

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 31.3 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.86 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.91 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.53 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.4 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.16 (Low)
  • Vaucluse: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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 Vaucluse - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Vaucluse is 183.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.12 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.51 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.93 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.45 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.52 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.08 (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 Vaucluse

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.69 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.77 USD

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

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