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Malabar is a south-eastern suburb of Sydney. It is located 12 kilometres south-east of the Sydney CBD, in the local government area of the City of Randwick. It is a coastal suburb located on Long Bay.

Getting there and getting around

There are no train stations within close proximity to Malabar. The area is well serviced by buses. Routes include the 393, 394 and 399 services of the Sydney Buses Network.

Lifestyle and population

The small beach at Malabar is popular with locals due to its reasonably sheltered location and conditions. However the beach is not patrolled by lifesavers so caution must always be taken. Divers are also drawn to the area due to the two shipwrecks located in the bay. These are the MV Malabar and the Goolgwai. There is a small shopping area on Prince Edward Street. Other notable activity locations and landmarks in the suburb include the Randwick Golf Course and the ANZAC Rifle Range.

Malabar has a population of just under 5,000 people. About 66% of Malabar residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include England (3.5%), New Zealand (1.6%) and China (1.5%). The highest percentage household demographic is couples with children at 43%. Couples without children represent about 22%, sole occupancy households just over 15% and single parent households 7.4%.

Property trends and opportunities

About 35% of Malabar residents are renting. Nearly 37% of residents own their homes outright with about 24% in the process of purchasing.

Median House Price $1,600,000
Median House Rental Price $875 pw
Average House time on market 70 days

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*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013