The location of the apartment is one of its best features.
Mascot train station 5 minute walk which will take you directly to the city, 2 stops ( 9 minutes ) to central station. The train then joins the city circle line and will take you to all the major stations. Circular Quay 3 stops after central.
Coogee beach is the closest beach ( 12-15 minute drive and less than 20$ in an uber.
Surry Hills where all the popular bars and restaurants is 5 km away ( $15-20 uber ride ).