|Randwick City is located in the south eastern suburbs of Sydney, between 4 and 14 kilometres from the Sydney GPO. Randwick City is bounded by the Woollahra Municipality and Waverley Council area in the north, the Tasman Sea in the east, Botany Bay in the south and the Cities of Botany Bay and Sydney in the west.|
Randwick City includes the suburbs of Centennial Park (part) Chifley, Clovelly, Coogee, Kensington, Kingsford, La Perouse, Little Bay, Malabar, Maroubra, Matraville, Port Botany, Phillip Bay, Randwick and South Coogee.
Randwick is named after Randwick in Gloucestershire, England, the birthplace of Simeon Pearce, first mayor of the district.
Randwick City is a predominantly residential area with some commercial, industrial and military areas. The City encompasses a total land area of about 37 square kilometres.