Located in the centre of Ku-ring-gai, Gordon is quiet, suburban, and safe. Gordon enjoys excellent transport options with a railway, taking about 30 minutes commute to the CBD. Three big arterial roads also intersect in Gordon: the Pacific Highway, Mona Vale road and Ryde road. This makes car travel to other areas of Sydney including the Northern Beaches and Homebush Bay easy.
Gordon also boasts many shops and restaurants including 2 Stews and a Cockatoo, Thai Tucka, Noodle City, Sushi Village and for great coffee you can't beat the Pottery Green Café. The Gordon centre offers a Woolworths supermarket, Bakers Delight and a Harvey Norman store.