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Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

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Address: New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 9472 8949
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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This huge park has so many great things going for it, due to its size and varied landscapes and habitats. From cycling, hiking and kayaking, there is so much to see and do. Been... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This huge park has so many great things going for it, due to its size and varied landscapes and habitats. From cycling, hiking and kayaking, there is so much to see and do. Been coming here since I was child and now I bring my children here. The famous West Head lookout is a must see and the many bush... More 

Thank AustTrail
Forster, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been up to Commodore Point and West Head Lookout since I was a child. It was great to see the unspoilt beauty of the area hadn't changed. Not only are the views fabulous but so are the several walk you have to explore. We decided to go and look at the Aboriginal art - Red Hands. It was... More 

Thank Anita T
Huntington Beach, California
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600 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very large National park. There are many hikes with a lot of aboriginal sites. There marinas and places for water spots.

Thank charles6346
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is a wonderful National park. I fell in love with the place the first time I went there many years ago. There are beautiful wildflowers to see, walks on which to explore nature, picnic areas to eat and barbecue in (complete with great barbecue facilities to use), waterways on which to go boating, birds to see and hear. There... More 

Thank Jeanette M
St Marys, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have been here a few times to West Head Lookout and it is one of the best in NSW as there is so much to see and how far you can see.it was also a film site in the TV series Skippy with Lion Island as the back drop.as well you over the Location of TV series Home and... More 

Thank richardbough
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

We have come here on many occasions and its a great place to chill out. We have rent the little run around as well and its nice to head down river and enjoy the senery. Bring a picnic as there is lots of places to go. Take a walk through the mangroves and see all the different coloured crabs running... More 

Thank BenBuilder
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Bobbin Head picnic area in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park you can enjoy a barbecue/picnic or a spot of fishing. Go canoeing or hire a paddle boat for a great daytrip ..It cost $12 per car entry into the park for the day.There is a pub with a restaurant which over looks the water and picnic area. This place has a... More 

Thank Jeanette V
Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Visited Bobbin Head on this occasion. Ate at the Galley Foods Eatery, had coffee at Bobbin Inn, walked across the bridge, people and boat watched ... It's a lovely place for all ages, from the very young to the old and less mobile. You can walk si ply or more strenuously, fish, play on equipment, or just rest and let... More 

Thank Sue T
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Only went for the afternoon but there's plenty there to fill the day. Lovely walks, paddle boats, etc. highly recommend

Thank Roxanne B
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

The walk to Jerusalem Bay is one of my all time favourite activities. It's so beautiful and worth doing. The track from Cowan to Brooklyn is a station to station walk which passes through the Bay and Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park. But the bay is also accessible through the park (ask guides). It's a tough walk depending on the direction... More 

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