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Like the South of France

This harbour beach still maintains a good size even at high tide and. The water was clean but a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Danielle W
Great find for the family

Chinamans Beach is one of Sydney Harbour's less popular beaches, but I suspect that is mainly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New South Wales, Australia
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Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This harbour beach still maintains a good size even at high tide and. The water was clean but a little murky the day we went probably due to wind direction. The scenery from the high road above the beach is spectacular. Several yachts and launches...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located north of Balmoral Beach and only the locals won’t require google map directions to get there/here. Very much a smaller sandy harbour beach set amongst tall coastal parklands is very quiet and relaxing. Very leafy and green. Copious amount of lawn areas close to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chinamans Beach is one of Sydney Harbour's less popular beaches, but I suspect that is mainly because it is off the beaten track. It definitely has nothing to do with the quality of the experience when you visit. As a place for family picnics it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JElliot32
Reviewed December 14, 2018

This beautiful harbour beach is a wonderful spot to come to relax and take in the scenery. The water is clear and calm and perfect for a refreshing dip. Sail boats frequent the area and Middle Harbour Yacht Club is not far from here. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Chinaman's beach is not as well known to tourists as Balmoral, it's smaller and doesn't have the shops or the same hustle and bustle either. It's a beautiful inner harbour beach - around the corner from Balmoral that can be accessed from the Spit during...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Travelbug49
Reviewed November 15, 2018

Beautiful quiet beach which is hard to find but well worth the effort. Never crowded, lovely clean sand and a big grass park behind which is excellent for eating al fresco. Highly recommended. Very clean clear water.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Admiralpeter
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Arguably a world class white sand beach ,you will need a sat nav the find this one ,but thats what makes it special, big grass park for picnics, buy NO Cafes or drink venues, public WC.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PRHsaunders
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Very peaceful, very relaxing, and nearly too blue to be true. A small beach, in Rosherville reserve, and a big exercise, if you walk there from Spit Bridge. Actually to walk there isn't bad, but that was downhill to go, it is uphill to come...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank stinkwink
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A hidden gem....lovely park for a picnic lunch and a perefct beach on the harbour. On the weekends this place can be crowded and the parking spots can be hard to get

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful spot that has somehow managed to fly under the radar. I've lived in Sydney my entire life and only heard about this place about 5 years ago. The beach doesn't have any waves, so it's perfect for young families and those...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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With a variety of outdoor attractions, the
sophisticated harbor suburb of Mosman has something
for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
its unique offering of antiques, designer labels, and
hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
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Janine W
December 24, 2017|
Response from Gav O | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed on the beach, but the park behind Chinaman's Beach (Rosherville Reserve) allows dogs to be exercised off the leash all day between Monday and Friday, and before 9am and after 4pm on Saturday, Sunday and... More
December 23, 2016|
Response from AusAm13 |
No it does not.