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Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

When you get off the ferry, you have to walk up to the zoo ticket booth. It’s a nice little stroll and you can see the whole city from up the top. When you actually get to the top of Taronga Zoo, it’s just stunning....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019

We did a behind the scenes excursion with one of the zookeepers. There were 3 couples. We got to be close and personal with koalas and went to a private area to have a hands on experience with 2 echidna's, which was really neat. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kimmike2
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Okay but minuses as well as pluses Being from San Diego, we have some thoughts on zoos but never expect our experience to be quite the same elsewhere. Even allowing for that, the zoo was somewhat disappointing. From downtown Sidney a ferry is recommended. This...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

This is a great walk through some unspoilt countryside around the coastline. Several spots to stop and take in lovely views. The route has some climbing but isn’t overly arduous and the pathway in general is well maintained.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

Been here before last time was 4 years ago,I think . Still a brilliant day out and construction ongoing making it bigger & better each year well worth the money .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LeeD535
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Getting to the zoo on the ferry is fun the views defore you get there are amazing. Once there the sky rail to the top was awesome . The sett up of the zoo was perfect. You get up and close to all the animals...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing bushwalking with stunning views. Try to avoid the weekends as it gets really busy. Take your swimmers as there a great swimming opportunities along the way.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christiane_Sydney
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Taronga zoo was well worth the 3 1/2 hour walk around. Even then we didn’t see it all. The Seal show was a must, times are displayed or you can ask a member of staff. The feeding of the giraffes and koalas was great also....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chrissie H
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Our harbour is one of the most pristine I've seen on my travels and it took an overseas visitor to make me get out and see it. It's full of surprises, small beaches and bays, Clifton Gardens, just gorgeous, sights of war bunkers and historic...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank vagabondsydney
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We did the section from the Spit to Manly (and back again, about 20km). The path is generally good, some stairs and steps but not too much climb and descent. Great harbour views and part through bushland with views towards the heads. There are some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
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hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
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BazzaQ77
September 15, 2018|
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Response from vagabondsydney | Reviewed this property |
The pathway is along the coast and easy to follow, there are a few sections where you go on the road, one that comes to mind is where 40 Baskets Reserve is at Balgowlah. The yards of residences skirt the water at this point... More
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Merno873
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Response from TonyDomingo | Reviewed this property |
Most the ferries route for both Taronga Zoo and Manly Beach only leave from Circular Quay so you would have to go via CQ for the trip. Connecting journey are not yet available during my last visit last Sept 2017.
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