Mosman is a suburb located 8 km (5 miles) north east of the Sydney central business district in the state of New South Wales. Mosman serves as the administrative centre for the local government area of the municipality with the same name.
Mosman is primarily a residential suburb with its economy based on some commercial, tourist, and service industry businesses. The Mosman shopping centre features many artistic boutiques, cafes, and restaurants. A small shopping mall called Bridgepoint is located at Spit Junction. It features office space, including that held by health practitioners. Mosman is a bedroom community of Sydney, providing commuters to support the cities businesses such as the automobile industry represented by Toyota, Ford, and Holden.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Things to do in Mosman include a night out at the Mosman Hotel and the Buena Vista Hotel. The suburb of Mosman is on a peninsula between Sydney Harbour and Middle Harbour. The area is home to harbour beaches, including Balmoral, Chinamans, Obelisk Beach, and Cobblers Beaches. Other attractions near Mosman include Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head, and the Sydney Harbour National Park. The 21-hectare (52-acre) Taronga Zoo is divided into eight regions and offers the chance to see over 2,600 animals of 340 species. There is a souvenir shop at the zoo, as well as a cafe and information centre. Dining in Mosman can be done at the Albion Lane Café, Frenchy’s Café, St. Honore Baker, or Tran’s Restaurant. The Bather’s Pavilion is located in a beautiful setting on Balmoral beach and serves food made with locally sourced ingredients.
The closest major airport to Mosman is the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. This airport is 22 km (14 miles) from the suburb. Reaching the city centre or other suburbs can be done by suburban rail, bus or car. Sydney’s public transportation system includes commuter rail, bus, ferry, light rail, and a tourist oriented monorail.