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Sydney Harbour National Park

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This historical park consists of five small harbor islands, rugged sandstone cliffs, bushland and beaches. Visitors can fish, boat, sunbathe, swim and explore historic sites, including Fort Denison, Goat Island and the Quarantine Station.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
+61 2 9247 5033
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited Gap Bluff which is part of the Sydney Harbour N. P. The views from the various lookouts are fantastic. Such beautiful rugged cliffs and great views over the harbour. It is quite hilly with quite a few steps but the path is excellent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

A fascinating guided tour by historic boat visiting three Sydney Harbour Islands, Goat Island, Fort Denison and Clark Island. All the islands are different and very interesting. You have a guided walking tour on Goat Island and Fort Denison and then BYO lunch on Clark...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Picturesque scenery on this section of track with some birdlife due to number of banksias. There is toilets but no other facilities within the park which borders a navy base. Reasonably easy and accessible from Sydney.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AliceR641
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Only 15 minutes from Double Bay/ Paddington area is the golden sandy beach in Vaucluse. Take New South Head Road away from the city. Turn left into Vaucluse Road and then left into Greycliffe Avenue It’s a short walk to Nielsen Park from here. The...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank puravidamum
Reviewed February 6, 2018

This place is full of beauty but limited buses, specially on weekends so plan well before you go and track buses for your return journey. Car owners can go anytime.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Subodhsj
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Sydney Harbour is one of the greatest in the world and the National Park helps to protect this wonder. Comprising the harbour, islands and foreshore areas this area provides numerous opportunities to explore.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Tony W
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Very disappointed with the walk. Rutted out track, overgrown, lots of tree debris. Level 3 really because of the uneven corrugated track surface. The initial path was ok then not so great. Some nice native flora on the way. The light house has some spectacular...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Cathy H
Reviewed March 12, 2017

We spent half a day walking the gentle trails. Some hill climbing but nothing too strenuous. Wear sensible shoes, take a drink abd some sun lotion and youll be set.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Julie J
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We hiked from Shelly Beach to North Head. There's great views and breezes when you get close to the water. Otherwise the trails were pretty hot! Stop by the Bella Vista Cafe to cool down with some smoothies and cold water!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank 68lesleyb
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

After we finished our breakfast at the Boathouse, Shelley Beach, i stepped in to the park. It's huge, so if you're in rush, like one hour left before you leave the town, then you better short cut back to the city of Manly. Coastal edges...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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