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Sydney Harbour
#1 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The combination of the silver city skyscrapers, white opera house, steel grey harbour bridge, colourful Luna Park, lush Botanic Gardens and the blue sky and sea are just divine!
Sydney Harbour has it all - beautiful views, a modern skyline, the iconic Opera House, the soaring Sydney Harbour Bridge, charming small communities, beaches, parks, ferries, cruise ships, yachts, kayaks, speedboa...
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
#2 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
Great walk Great experience Great view Great nature Amazing Awesome Excellent Must visit bondi beach and do take a walk
Beautiful, cliffs are breathtaking, little coves, beaches, parks, there is also a small cemetery with some graves dating back to the 1800 hundred lots of history.
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The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk
#3 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The opera house timeless design looks stunning any day under any light, it's surreal and breathtaking and the botanical gardens is one of my fav parks in the world having the best views of the harbour, stunning ve...
... greeted by wonderful sunshine, a great cruise ship berthed at the dock, festivals and entertainment on the Opera House foreshore, Smiling face of Luna Park across the harbour or just the beautiful view!!!!!
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
#4 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
This is a fabulous park land set alongside the city with many piece-full areas to relax Has some great wild life in amongst its vast array of tropical fauna’s Masses of parrots and some amazing giant eels in the lake
Love this place and visit every time I go to Sydney - always great nature to see. Park is wonderful to walk around - shop is lovely for souvenirs and gifts
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Manly Scenic Walkway
#5 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The path weaves through neighborhoods then through the park, with stunning views of North and South Head, various grottoes and gorgeous rock formations, and multiple harbors.
The adorable walk from Manly Ferry Terminal to Fairlight Park hugs the coast and affords delightful year round views of the bays.
1 Way to experience it
South Head Heritage Trail Watsons Bay
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Watsons Bay
Having had a FANTASTIC time on a tour with National Parks tracking the route of the Japanese submarines in Sydney Harbour we booked a tour of the South Head Tunnels which were used to protect the Harbour back in t...
I have done this walk at least 15 times, easy to drive to and park, walk across the sand (near the kiosk) up the walk way and an easy walk out past the nudie beach to the headland walk which is a loop.
Watson's Bay
#7 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
My family and I love going to Watsons Bay on the Ferry from Circular Quay any time of the year.The scenery is always amazing, a walk along the promenade is calming and the kids love the park.
On a small peninsula, nestled between Sydney Harbour and the ocean, Watson’s Bay has 3+ beaches, 3+ parks, 7+ restaurants and cafes, a pub, a library, the infamous “Gap”, the Hornby Lighthouse, a headland walk and...
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Chinese Garden of Friendship
#8 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
If you enjoy landscape design the garden is truly beautiful and if you have children perfect for nature play, lots of hiding places, stepping stones and abundant koi and water dragons which were quiet friendly.
A stunning park with well-designed nooks & crannies to explore and contemplate.
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Manly Beach
#9 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
It is a beautiful beach, lovely promenade for walks, hire bikes, skates, skateboards or surfboards, close to lots of restaurants and cafes, nice park and children's playground, good facilities and easy access from...
... swim on a patrolled beach , there's a lovely walkway towards Shelley beach where you can snorkel in the marine park ( 10 minute walk) away with plenty of tropical fish .....plenty to See and do in beautiful manly
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Centennial Park
#10 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
I love Centennial Park, beautiful spot for picnics, bicycle rides, walks... Perfect for a family Sunday, catch up with friends or a romantic walk with your loved one.
If you have any interest at all in flora and fauna and above all birdlife then you must visit this wonderful park, which is teeming with Australian birds from black swans to ibises, Australian magpies, herons, coc...
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Nielsen Park Vaucluse
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Vaucluse
Set in one of our National Parks and Wildlife trusts this gem is a thirty minute bus trip from Circular Quay (325 bus route) debus at the corner of Greycliffe Ave and Vaucluse Road (there is car parking but it fil...
This is a big call as we have so many amazing beaches, however for us this beach, combined with the park, is the bestest place to enjoy a sunny day and only a stones throw from the CBD.
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Coogee Beach
#12 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
A great kids park on right hand side of surf club if you face ocean , climbing ropes, wooden boat like structures kids love it.
the waves crashing on the rocks and the park nearby are a wonderful site in Sydney to see...old Pavilon Hotel near by which is now full of eating places walk to the old Coogee Bay Hotel for a lunch it is quiet and...
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The Gap Park
#13 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
You can come here using the regular ferries to Watson Bay, then a short hike up the park and an easy climb up to the lookout point and you will be rewarded with one of the best views in Sydney.
Make sure to walk across the park to The Gap. Fantastic views of the sea and coastline.
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Clovelly
#14 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
You can drive and park here but it does get crowded on weekends, you can also get the bus here from the city.
There is a big car park which is free (though life safers ask for a donation on weekends).
1 Way to experience it
Hyde Park
#15 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
Hyde park with its gushing fountains and classical statues, salubrious food shows, fascinating art walks, gentle bird life, eclectic music concerts, grand war memorials, wedding photographers and eateries.
However, our favourite spot within the park, is Sandringham Gardens, a beautiful space, with a lovely view to the cathedral, with seating, shade and terraced flowerbeds surround the fountain, a perfect sanctuary f...
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Barangaroo Reserve
#16 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The park at Millers Point gives breathtaking views from the Harbour bridge to Balmain, Anzac bridge ,Darling Harbour and Barangaroo With well maintained running paths, soft areas for yoga and sweeping gardens it i...
The reserve itself has been constructed beautifully and is a fantastic park with awesome views on the edge of the Sydney CBD.
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Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden North Sydney 3.1 km away
#1 of 12 Nature & Parks in North Sydney
A place to relax, to meditate, to have an intimate picnic, to join to nature and enjoy the Harbour view, while the kookaburra is laughing happily on one of the benches.
Hidden on the side of the hill on harbor-side of Clark Park Lavendar Bay this delightful tiered garden is a sanctuary with great harbor views away from the busy streets of North Sydney.
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Bondi Beach
#17 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
If you are a beach babe you'll enjoy everything about it, white and fine sand, waves, sun <3 Aside from swimming, surfing, walking, getting a tan, you can also jog around its park, walk your dog, have a picnic, or...
Once we hit the viewpoint at Marks Park, we retraced our steps back to the Bondi Promenade where we saw the skate and muscle parks as well as the giant murals, golden sand and beautiful Pacific Ocean.
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Cockatoo Island Cockatoo Island
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Cockatoo Island
Great care has been taken to ensure as much as the site remains open to the public with a result that will delight historical and nature lovers alike.
From Circular Quay there are the standard ferries and then at certain times the River Cat towards Olympic Park which is a bit faster and Cockatoo Island is the first stop.
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Dee Why Beach
#19 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The beach is nice and water is blue and very clean.. what is very nice is that they have blended nature nicely to development.
New lovely big safe enclosed park for young children,with lots of things to climb, sit on slide down or ride.
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South Cronulla Beach
#20 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
We visited this beach several days - thanx to advice we visit and I can say it is a must go beach...we've been walking to it and seeing different spots for swimming and for kids few parks and playgrounds close to...
Loads of cafes a rockpool, an indoor pool, park, lovely view and a semi protected beach.
Blues Point Reserve McMahons Point 2.2 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in McMahons Point
The views of the bridge, Walsh Bay and Luna Park are hard to go past!
I have taken elderly people there to admire the view while I took children to the park.
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Fort Denison Island
#21 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
The BEST way to enjoy Sydney Harbour is via the Fort Denison Heritage Tour by the N.S.W National Parks which runs daily from Circular Quay Wharf 6 every half hour from 10.30 am.
You can get to the island by a Captain Cook ferry for $20 adult return fare that includes the park entry fee or book a guided tour through the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service - by phone.
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Sydney Park St Peters
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in St Peters
... established It is also a dogs friendly parc and a large children fun parc fenced is created Car park is also available on several parts of the parc Great views of the bay city and airport We love our parc Than...
Wetland filtration system for storm water collected within the park provides a great habitat for many water birds, turtles and eels.
WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
#23 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
We found that the Roar and Snore at Toronga Park Zoo was truly insightful, interesting, informative and gave us all another dimension into the animals lives, what goes on at the zoo, conservation of all animals, m...
The wildlife and nature was packed with different varieties with common animals from Australian Kangaroos in their home to amazing young elephant families.
6 Ways to experience it
Tumbalong Park
#24 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
My wife, son and I walked from the train station to the closest part of the harbor and stumbled (or tumbled-along) this incredible park.
My teens had a great time challenging each other to climb the spiderweb and everyone - from the 84 year old down - had a blast in the water park section.
Rose Bay to Nielsen Park Walk
#25 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
We thoroughly enjoyed the breathtaking beauty of the harbour and the wonderful little beaches and parks that we passed on our way.
... along the way, first a little rock pool (Erika's Crystal Baths, according to some writing on a rock), then some small beaches that could be good for paddling, and then you end up at Shark Beach in Nielsen Park.
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
#26 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
Highly recommended if you are wanting to relax and have kids that take interest in nature.
... Circular Quay then found out when we got there that we could have got entry to 5 attractions (Madame Tussauds, maritime museum, aquarium, zoo/wildlife park and the Sydney tower) for only a couple of dollars more.
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Camp Cove
#27 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
There is a nature park at one end and the South Head Heritage Trail at the other end.
Don't expect to park nearby.
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Newport Beach
#28 of 137 Nature & Parks in Sydney
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