Palm Beach, or Palmy, sways on the shore far north of Sydney's CBD. Luxurious villas and seaside palaces perch among this neighborhood's verdant hills, a millionaire's playground that manages to feel modest despite its magnificence. Palm Beach remains a weekend getaway for most Sydneysiders, but there are a select few that call the neighborhood home—their lives are chronicled in Australia's popular soap opera, "Home and Away."See 20 places to stay Save this neighborhood
On the Map
Palm Beach is bordered by Avalon
An Ethereal Escape In Sydney's Far North
There are many great cafes and restaurants in Palm Beach, from the iconic Jonah's to simple fish and chips at Barrenjoey Beach House. Palm Beach is considered Sydney's millionaire's playground."
Modern Day Palaces In Palmy
You don't need to bring anything but a swimsuit, as all your shopping needs are catered for in Palm Beach and nearby Avalon. Enjoy a shopping day in Avalon or walk to the "Home and Away"' site where the TV series is filmed."
Floating Paradise In Palm Beach
The View from Above
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Wade Laube is a commercial photographer based in Sydney. He shoots for a variety of editorial and commercial clients, and has worked on assignment in numerous countries. His work has been exhibited nationally.