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2 Jun 2019
“Hidden Gem”
26 Feb 2019
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Reviewed 2 June 2019

Came across Dawes Point Park by chance. Situated under the bridge near to The Rocks, it has stunning views of the Bridge and Opera House. Was not busy at all when I went so was a lovely place to sit and relax. Also found the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank cg2792
Reviewed 27 February 2019 via mobile

This park has beautiful views and surroundings, looking at the opera house and harbour bridge. Lovely to just chill in.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This park was pretty cool, with part of it being under the bridge and part of it having the battery with a large gun emplacement. It would be a good spot for a picnic lunch in the park.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank The_GR_Blade
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Walked through the park from the hop on bus to the bridge. Small but green and relaxing park. Overall nice and well kept

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank advcards
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I stumbled upon this spot during a morning run and found it to be informative and a bit of a refuge from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Harbour Bridge towers over this small area, but in the early morning before traffic gets...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lovetohike1111
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Small emerald green patch under the Harbour Bridge. At the entrance is the Dawes Point and next to it another sign: Tara. Lieutenant Dawes named this peninsula Point Maskelyne, but the public started to call it Dawes Point. However, the indigenous people of this area...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot under the Harbour Bridge. Plenty of information on the boards, and great views of the city, opera house etc. Definitely worth spending some time here

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank nickss1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This park is positioned directly under the Sydney Harbour Bridge on the northern end of The Rocks area. It provides some shade and is a good resting point. Although it is only small, it allows for a variation of views of the Sydney Harbour and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Nunngo
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A well laid out area with good history storyboards amid the excavated ruins of the fort. The rumble of the rail and road traffic on the Harbour Bridge brings the place to life. Yet another spot to capture different vies of the Harbour area

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Rossendale22
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This park is particularly suited to picnics, especially during summer when the Harbour Bridge ensures this park is in shade. Found at the northern end of The Rocks, views of the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour, The Harbour Bridge and The Rocks are available year...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Janelle D
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