Turramurra is a suburb on the upper north Shore 17 Km from the Sydney CBD. Turramurra is an aboriginal word meaning " High hill, big hill, high place, or small watercourse"
The name was adopted in 1890 when the railway station was built.
Population 11,919 as of the 2016 Census, area is 6.13 sqkms. Established in 1822.