Situated in the leafy and tranquil Upper North Shore of Sydney, Roseville is 12 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district. Roseville is within the local government areas of Ku-ring-gai and Willoughby. Characterised by its lush and leafy roadsides, parks, and gardens; Roseville properties are highly sought after. Houses closer to the railway station tend to be constructed in the Federation (c. 1890s to 1920s) and Californian bungalow (c. 1920s to 1930s) architectural styles, with the outer areas developed during the 1940s and 1950s in less ornate styles. Since this time, a small portion of these older homes have been demolished and replaced with new development properties.

Roseville railway station is on the North Shore, Northern & Western Line of the Sydney Trains network. Roseville has a small commercial area beside Roseville railway station on the Pacific Highway and Hill Street. Roseville also boasts quaint cafes and the iconic Roseville cinema. The historic Roseville Cinema on the Pacific Highway is noted for its art deco façade. Roseville Cinema was renovated and extended to accommodate two screens in 1995. The former Commonwealth Bank is another notable art deco building on the Pacific Highway.


Roseville is home to two schools, Roseville Public School (K-6) and Roseville College (Independent girls’ school) (K-12).


Roseville is well known for the amount of sleepy lush green gardens and parks that surrounds it. Some of the parks in Roseville include Kimo Street Bush, Lower Blue Gum Creek Bush, Loyal Henry Park, Roseville Park, Roseville West Park, Echo Point Park and Muston Park.


There is never a shortage of recreational activities you can do when you reside in Roseville. Some of the recreational centre Roseville boasts include Roseville Lawn Tennis Club, Roseville Golf Club, Rotary Club of Roseville Chase, Roseville Cricket Club, East Roseville Bowling Club, Roseville Chase Oval, Roseville Tennis Academy.