Ascham is situated on 4.4 hectares of beautiful grounds on New South Head Road, Edgecliff, in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. The school is in a prime location near Sydney Harbour, only 3.5 kilometres from the CBD and five kilometres from the coastal beaches, including Bondi Beach.
Ascham is well served by public transport: Edgecliff railway station and bus terminal are opposite the school’s main entrance in New South Head Road. Ascham is also within easy walking distance of Darling Point and Double Bay ferry wharves.
Buses from Edgecliff Terminus
City - Gresham Street 327
Circular Quay 324 L24 325 326
Bondi Junction 200 326 327
Dover Heights 323
Watson Bay 324 L24 325
Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line opposite the school at Edgecliff Station
There is no parking in the school grounds. Parking at the Edgecliff Centre, 201 New South Head Road, Edgecliff NSW 2027. Enter via New McLean St Opposite car park entrance at Edgecliff Shopping Centre or 2 hour parking on Darling Point Road.
Private bus services
In addition to the excellent local public transport, we have made a number of private bus services available to parents. These are as follows
Randwick via Centennial Park and Bellevue Hill This is a dedicated bus service for Ascham students, external students travelling on the same route are welcome to apply, however priority will be given to Ascham students. The details of the routes, timetables and prices together with application forms are here.
Inner West and North Shore - Cranbrook School operates services from the Inner West and North Shore which pass by Ascham on the way to and from Cranbrook and are available to our students. The Inner West service starts at Birchgrove and goes via Central Station. The North Shore service starts at Seaforth. The details of the routes, timetables and prices together with application forms are here.
Scots bus service - Scots runs a large number of bus services which pass by Ascham and are available to our students. The details of the routes, timetables and prices together with application forms are here.