About Dover Heights
Dover Heights is a coastal, eastern Suburb of Sydney. Dover Heights is 9 kilometres east of the CBD in the local goverment area of Waverley Council.
Dover Heights borders Vaucluse to its north, North Bondi to its south and Rose Bay to its west and has the Pacific Ocean to its east.
Dover Heights is a mainly residential suburb. Many of the suburb's properties have views of Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Hasrbour Bridge Some properties have both harbour and ocean views. Dudley Page Reserve has panoramic views over Sydney Harbor and is a popular site for sunsets and picnics. The Dover Heights Coastal Reserves are part of the Bondi to Watsons Bay Cliff Walk and have stunning ocean views. The Dover Heights Coastal Reserves are formed by the contiguous Weonga Reserve, Rodney Reserve and Raleigh Reserve.
The suburb is considered to be the most affluent within the Waverly Local Government Area, and amongst the most affluent suburbs in Australia.This is reflected in property prices - like nearby suburbs Vaucluse and Bellevue Hill, median house prices are above A$4 million.The ATO's 2014-2015 taxation statistics listed Dover Height's postcode, 2030 as the second richest in Australia with an average taxable income of $185,684.Dover Heights shares the 2030 postcode with the neighboring suburbs of Rose Bay North, Vaucluse & Watsons Bay.