Waitara is a beautiful location right beside Hornsby and the local Shire with a diverse community ideal for family living.

A walk away from the convenience of the Hornsby suburb which offers the third largest Westfield Shopping Centre in Sydney, comprising of well-known department stores, supermarkets and speciality shops.

At the centre is Waitara railway station that allows for convenient transportation along the North Shore and Western Line of the Sydney Trains network.

An ideal location for families, as at the center of the suburb is a park with an athletic field and tennis courts, as well as primary schools and high schools to help facilitate easier transitions. Local Schools: Waitara Public School, Our Lady of Rosary Catholic School, Hornsby Girls High School (5 Minute wallk from Waitara Station), St. Leos Catholic College and Barker High School.

Waitara is a centre for all things automotive, car dealerships both new and used, car maintenance and smash repairers. Waitara has just one hotel, the Blue Gum Hotel, a Rugby Leagues Club and Millennium Health Club.