56kms · 53 mins by car · 52 mins by public transport
649 population (2016 Census)
Cowan is located approximately 56km north of sydney. Cowan shares the postcode of 2081 with Berowra.
Access by road to Cowan is via the Pacific Highway which traverses Cowan north to south. Cowan has its own railway station served by the Central Coast & Newcastle Line of the NSW TrainLink network.
Cowan is home to "Pie in the Sky" a good old-fashioned Aussie Pie Shop, operating for around 30 years which is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm, Sat and Sun 8am-5pm.
Cowan is served by one public primary school, Cowan Public School and Cowan Rural Fire Brigade.