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Parsley Rd, Vaucluse NSW, Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales 2030, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Parsley Bay is one of those places that aren't as well known because they are small, don't provide much parking and aran't distinctive enough to make a mention. Having grown up literally three minutes walk from the beach, it was a nice reminder that a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SingaporeVulture
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Parsley Bay Reserve and its small harbour beach is one of Sydney’s hidden gems. Parking is limited just there but it’s always possible to find some parking a few hundred metres away. And it’s worth it. Beautiful green playing areas in the centre and lots...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A nice quiet beach spot for families. Parking is a nightmare and the water can be murky, but this is a great place for young kids

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Hamish H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

You will not find this place in the tourist flyers about Sydney, yet it is a pleasant place to get away from crowds.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dmcc1973
Reviewed May 30, 2018

A long bay with a pedestrian bridge across the middle and a beach and park at the end, this is a really beautiful location. Plenty of space for people, even on the weekends, although parking must be a serious problem. There's a shark net way...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mrdom
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Headed off to a little bay which we came across last time we were here – Parsley Bay. It is a lovely little inlet bay with a suspension bridge over the top. It is backed by a nature reserve and fronted by the Sydney Harbour...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed April 29, 2018

A very picturesque bay with a beautiful old suspension bridge across it. Quiet and peaceful within walking distance from Watsons Bay. Aperfect place to spend some time away from the rat race.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rob h
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Sitting at home on a Sunday morning with a 30 degree forecast we wanted to do something different, so after having a quick look online we stumbled across Parsley Bay. This place is just perfect for families looking to escape the busyness of the main...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Kat A
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Had some time to spare whilst in Vaucluse recently thought id have a bite to eat. Found this little gem of a place. Well off the main roads. Beautiful little beach with calm waters. Nice big park area, nice shaded carpark and a kiosk. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Worth finding as a special place to relax and chill out. Not just for the beach lover there are green spaces and a small cafe for refreshments.Good quiet spot for families and children.

Date of experience: December 2017
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March 24, 2018|
Response from Kat A | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely, heaps of people bring gazebos. The only available shade is round the edges from the trees. Can you also take small BBQ's, tables, chairs etc
Rick E
May 8, 2016|
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Response from Zurdo_Julio | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rick, Are you planning to go there by car or on foot? I took my family by car and arrived early and found plenty parking just a few meters from the park but is a different story altogether if you planning to go there... More