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Balmoral Beach to The Spit
Time: 2 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km E of Mosman
Length: 4.3 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 4.3 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 85 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 85 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This walks follows the coast from Balmoral to the Spit and across Spit Bridge. There are some alternate tracks to consider at high-tides, which take the streets over the headlands. Balmoral and Chinamans Beaches are very nice places for lunch and a swim. Allows time to wander and explore. There are plenty of options for swimming. (open in app) more...

 
Balmoral to Middle Head Forts
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km E of Mosman
Length: 4.1 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 4.1 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 199 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 199 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This walk to the Middle Head fortifications is a great way to break up your day at the beach. There are plenty of places to explore, and the forts are quite interesting and historically significant. The track is well marked and has some information signs. The views of Sydney Harbour are great and it is well worth carrying a picnic lunch to allow more time to enjoy North Head. (open in app) more...

 
Bradleys Head and Chowder Head walk
Time: 1 hr 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 3.7 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 3.7 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 219 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 219 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

This walk is a great way to explore the history of Bradleys Head whilst enjoying the views of Sydney Harbour, including the Harbour Bridge, the Opera House and a majestic angophora forest. Starting from the ferry wharf below Taronga Zoo, this walk follows a clear track along the shore, visiting several historic sites (and a cafe) on Bradleys Head. The track then leads around Taylors Bay to enjoy more harbour views from Chowder Head. Here, the walk heads up to Morella St. A great way to enjoy this pocket of Sydney Harbour National Park, and the sweeping city views. (open in app) more...

 
Bradleys Head to Chowder Bay walk

Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 2.8 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 2.8 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 161 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 161 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

This walk explores a great section of Sydney Harbour. Starting with some historic points at Bradleys Head, you can enjoy views of Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge. The views will continue to delight as you explore bushland and the bays along the way. The pleasant walk ends at Clifton Gardens, where you will find a kiosk and equipment for the kids to play. (open in app) more...

 
Bradleys Head Walk
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 1.7 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 1.7 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 83 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 83 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

The walk around Bradleys Head is packed with great views and cultural heritage. The views over Sydney Harbour can be enjoyed from many vantage points. There are a number of places of historic significance, including HMAS Sydney's Mast and Athol Hall. Athol Hall has a wonderful, grassed lawn with excellent views over the city, a great place for a coffee or picnic. (open in app) more...

 
Castle Rock Beach
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SW of Manly
Length: 0.2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 20 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 20 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This is a short walk down to Castle Rock Beach, tucked into the rocky shores of Middle Harbour. The walk is mostly along boardwalk or footpath through rainforest vegetation. The foliage surrounding the track is topped by a closed canopy which provides shade, before opening out onto the sunny beach. (open in app) more...

 
Chowder Bay to Georges Heights Lookout
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.4 km ESE of Mosman
Length: 0.8 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.8 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 60 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 60 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

Chowder Bay to Georges Heights Lookout is a fantastic walk to burn off a coffee from the Bacino Bar. The walk passes the Bacino Bar and enjoys the view from an old gun emplacement at George Heights Lookout. The sandstone seats and shaded grassy areas make this a perfect walk for a picnic too. (open in app) more...

 
Chowder Bay to Middle Head return via Chowder Bay Rd
Time: 2 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.5 km ESE of Mosman
Length: 5.1 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 5.1 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 215 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 215 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

The walk from Chowder Bay to Middle Head is an interesting one, passing Georges Head Lookout and its views over South Head, and then going up to the WW1 hospital. The track continues with an exploration of the whole of Middle Head, including forts, a nudist beach (a sidetrip option) and stunning views over the harbour. The walk returns via Chowder Bay Rd which offers a few fortifications hidden in the bush. (open in app) more...

 
Chowder Head
Time: 20 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.4 km SE of Mosman
Length: 0.5 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 0.5 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 36 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 36 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This loop walk is the shortest way to access the views from Chowder Head. The optional side trip leads to an informal lookout on an unfenced rock platform. A great spot to enjoy the sailing boats on Sydney Harbour. In spring, this walk is particularly spectacular with a wide range of wildflowers on display. (open in app) more...

 
Clifton Gardens to Georges Heights
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.2 km SE of Mosman
Length: 1.7 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.7 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 107 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 107 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

The walk up to Georges Heights is a very scenic one, with the climax being the view from Georges Heights lookout. The walk is also surrounded by old military buildings. Within these buildings is the Bacino Bar and Cafe, worth a drop-in for a coffee or lunch. (open in app) more...

 
Crater Cove Lookout
Time: 3 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.1 km S of Balgowlah
Length: 0.1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Manly(LGA)
Climb: 9 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 9 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This is a great, short walk to a lookout with a fantastic views. The lookout has great views out through the heads, and also much of the upper reaches of Sydney Harbour. From the lookout, you can even see down into Crater Cove, to the old houses built during the great depression. The walk is very short and starts on Dobroyd Scenic Drive. Whilst in the area, it is worth looking at Arabanoo Lookout at the north-eastern corner of Tania Park. (open in app) more...

 
Cremorne Point Circuit
Time: 1 hr 15 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.2 km S of Mosman
Length: 2.7 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2.7 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Cremorne Reserve
Climb: 115 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 115 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Walk: Easy

On this walk, you will circumnavigate Cremorne Point along the harbour-side paths, winding through gardens and sections of native bushland. The extra time for the side trip to Robertsons Point Lookout is well rewarded and in the warmer months, why not bring your swimmers and enjoy a dip at Maccallum Pool. There are places for the kids to play, grand houses and great harbour views to enjoy. A great walk for people wanting to stretch their legs and enjoy Sydney Harbour. (open in app) more...

 
Cremorne Point to Mosman Wharf
Time: 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.7 km SSE of Cremorne
Length: 2 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 2 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Cremorne Reserve
Climb: 68 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 68 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Walk: Easy

This walk explores the foreshore tracks of Cremorne Reserve, taking in fantastic harbour views, beautiful gardens and a sidetrip to Robertsons Point lighthouse. Starting from Cremorne ferry wharf, the walk climbs to Robertsons Point and lighthouse, then meanders down past interesting houses and historic gardens, before delving into Mosmans Bay and finishing up at the ferry wharf. A great way to explore part of the harbour, capped off with rides on the ferry. (open in app) more...

 
Cremorne Point to Taronga Zoo
Time: 1 hr 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.7 km SSE of Cremorne
Length: 4.2 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 4.2 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Cremorne Reserve
Climb: 218 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 218 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

This delightful walk from Cremorne to Taronga Zoo enjoys stunning harbour views and a number of sites to explore along bushland and suburban tracks. Starting from Cremorne ferry wharf, there is an option for a closer look at Robertsons Point lighthouse before continuing around Cremorne Reserve into Mosmans Bay. The walk continues through Little Sirius Bay, and offers the chance to visit historic Camp Curlew before finishing at the scenic Taronga Zoo wharf. A great way to enjoy a few hours exploring this beautiful harbour. (open in app) more...

 
Dobroyd Head Walk
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.3 km SW of Manly
Length: 2.5 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2.5 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 109 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 109 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

Walking around Dobroyd Head is a fantastic experience. The heath vegetation high up on the walk provides many opportunities to view flowers and insects close up, whilst still enjoying plenty of views out to the sea. Reef Beach is a great place to stop for a snack or lunch and to get the feet wet before heading back to the road. (open in app) more...

 
Fairfax Walk

Time: 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SSE of Manly
Length: 0.7 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 0.7 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 47 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 47 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Path: Easy - Wheelchair accessible

This great wheelchair-accessible walk starts from the car park at the end of the North Head Scenic Drive, and follows a concrete footpath that winds around the tip of North Head in a big loop, passing four fantastic lookouts before returning to the car park. The Fairfax Track is also an excellent vantage point for keen whale watchers. The whales pass by twice annually, heading north in June and July, and again when they return to the Antarctic in August and October. (open in app) more...

 
Georges Heights Lookout
Time: 7 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.5 km ESE of Mosman
Length: 0.1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 2 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 2 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Path: Easy - Wheelchair accessible

The Georges Heights Lookout has a brilliant view, which is well worth the short stroll from the road. The track is wheelchair-accessible and leads past some interesting signs about the area. The grass surrounding the lookout is also a nice place to lay the picnic rug for lunch. Georges Heights is the site of a series of gun emplacements, and provides great views over the harbour. (open in app) more...

 
Grotto Point Lighthouse Walk
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.9 km SW of Manly
Length: 1.7 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.7 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 83 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 83 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This is an excellent walk with some very scenic views. The walk travels along a well used track through the thick coastal bush. The views are capped off by the vista over Sydney Harbour from the Grotto Point Lighthouse. Easy parking, a few good side trips, and in particular, the Aboriginal Engravings, make this walk all the more appealing. (open in app) more...

 
Grotto Point Walk
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.3 km SW of Manly
Length: 3.6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 3.6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 153 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 153 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This return walk out to Grotto Point is in a magnificent area above the entrance to Middle Harbour. The walk provides plenty of views of Middle Head and over Sydney Harbour to the CBD. Many scenic views and some spectacular bushland, so close to the city, makes this walk a gem. (open in app) more...

 
Grotto Point Walk from Castle Rock
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SW of Manly
Length: 2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 127 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 127 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

The Castle Rock to Grotto Point walk is a great way to see the Grotto Point Lighthouse. The start at Ogilvy Rd passes Castle Rock Beach, which is a nice spot to view the harbour, before continuing to the excellent view from Grotto Point Lighthouse. (open in app) more...

 
Harbour Bridge to Taronga Zoo
Time: 4 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.6 km NW of Kirribilli
Length: 9.8 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 9.8 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Cremorne Reserve
Climb: 389 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 389 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start of this walkThere is a ferry stop near the end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

On this walk, you will explore much of the foreshore linking Milsons Point Station to Taronga Zoo Ferry wharf. The walk is mostly along footpaths sometimes beside roads and other times through parkland. There are a few places to grab a drink or a bight to eat, and plenty of places to stop and enjoy the majestic views of Sydney Harbour. (open in app) more...

 
Manly to Seaforth Oval
Time: 5 hrs 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.6 km SSW of Manly
Length: 13.7 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 13.7 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 624 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 624 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

This walk follows the Manly to Spit Scenic Walkway, then continues past The Spit Bridge to Seaforth Oval. The walk provides magnificent bushland and Harbour scenes with many small beaches, reserves and coves to stop at. A very scenic and fun walk along the Harbour. Stop for a coffee or ice-cream at one of the cafes along the way. (open in app) more...

 
Middle Head
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
85.4 km NE of Balmoral
Length: 2 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 104 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 104 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This walk leads you around the perimeter of Middle Head. This is a great place to explore, with many forts, barracks and views over Sydney Harbour. The forts area is an excellent place to spend some time walking through the tunnels and gun pits. (open in app) more...

 
Robertsons Point Lookout
Time: 15 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.2 km S of Mosman
Length: 0.5 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.5 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Cremorne Reserve
Climb: 11 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 11 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Walk: Easy

A short walk but a fun time. Catch a ferry to Cremorne Point and grab a bight to eat before climbing the steps and having a play in the kids playground. Then wander along the footpath to the lookout at the end of Cremorne Point, know as Robertsons Point. The view across Sydney Harbour is great. There are also a few picnic tables to enjoy. Beyond this walk, the more adventurous can climb down the steps and ladder to the rock platform below. (open in app) more...

 
Seaforth Oval to Davidson Park
Time: 4 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.2 km ESE of Forestville
Length: 10 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 10 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Garigal National Park
Climb: 491 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 491 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

The Seaforth to Davidson Park walk is a wonderful and historic loop around Bantry Bay. The walk continues from Bantry Bay, along Middle Harbour's treelined foreshore, to Davidson Park. This walk explores some wonderful bush and water views tucked into the valleys of Sydney. (open in app) more...

 
Spit Bridge to Manly
Time: 3 hrs 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.8 km W of Manly
Length: 9.1 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 9.1 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 349 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 349 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

The Spit to Manly walk is a classic bushwalk on Sydney's Northern Beaches. The walk follows a well-maintained track and provides beautiful views over Middle Harbour. This walk is great for those looking for exercise or just a stroll along the shoreline of Sydney Harbour. If you have time, the sidetrips down to Grotto Point and up to Arabanoo Lookout are definitely worth the effort. There are also a few places to get a bite to eat along the way. (open in app) more...

 
Spit Bridge to Middle Head Forts
Time: 2 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.9 km NNE of Mosman
Length: 6.3 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 6.3 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 181 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 181 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This scenic walk takes you from the Spit Bridge, along the coast to explore the Middle Head Forts. There are a few alternate routes for use at high tide or high seas. Balmoral Beach offers a few spots for a coffee or fish and chips along the way. Middle Head offers plenty of options for exploring the old forts and enjoying a view out the heads. (open in app) more...

 
Spit Bridge to North Harbour Reserve
Time: 4 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.8 km W of Manly
Length: 8.7 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 8.7 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 381 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 381 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This loop walk from the Spit Bridge is an interesting walk with many different things to see and do along the way. The walk passes Ellery's Punt Reserve, Sandy Bay and goes along the shoreline to Castle Rock Beach. The walk crosses Dobroyd Head and comes around to Reef Beach, which is a great place for lunch. The walk then heads back to the start via the roads. (open in app) more...

 
Spit to Fishers Bay
Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.6 km NNE of Mosman
Length: 3.6 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 3.6 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Manly(LGA)
Climb: 146 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 146 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This track from the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay is a great little loop which also visits Sandy Bay. The track is well maintained, allowing you to fully enjoy the harbour views. Allow some extra time, as you may need to wait for the regular opening of the Spit Bridge. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga to Musgrve Wharf
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 1.7 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 1.7 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 111 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 111 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

This wharf-to-wharf walk is a great way to see Sydney Harbour. The walk is very scenic, with frequent views of the harbour. A stop in Sirius Cove to have a swim, play on the swings or a picnic is a great way to make an outing of this walk. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Wharf to Chowder Bay
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 4.4 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 4.4 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 246 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 246 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Moderate

Starting at Taronga Wharf, this walk passes many icons of Sydney, including Taronga Zoo, HMAS Sydney Mast, Chowder Bay. The walk also provides views across the water to the Harbour Bridge, Opera House, Fort Denison and the city skyline. The walk has many brilliant vantage points over the harbour with some spots to stop for a coffee and lunch. A great walk to see Sydney Harbour from a different view. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo to Balmoral Beach

Time: 3 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 6.8 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 6.8 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 328 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 328 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This walk explores a great section of Sydney Harbour. The walk starts at the Taronga Zoo ferry wharf with views of the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The spectacular views continue as you explore bushland and the bays along the way. The walk also explores a historic section of the harbour, including the fortifications at Bradley's Head and Chowder Bay. Some sections of this walk are closed at night. There are a few places to get food along the way, and many great places to eat your own packed lunch. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo to Camp Curlew
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 0.9 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.9 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Mosman(LGA)
Climb: 61 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 61 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This track takes you from Taronga Zoo Ferry, directly to Camp Curlew. A perfect little walk for the Impressionist wanting to recreate the attraction to Camp Curlew for painting. Little Sirius Cove is a secluded beach, worth the short sidetrip. Camp Curlew is a secluded spot on Sydney Harbour and has historically been used as a retreat by artists. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo to Chowder Bay return via Bradleys Head Rd
Time: 3 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 7 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 7 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 334 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 334 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This walk is a great way to explore Bradleys Head, enjoying it's stunning views of Sydney Harbour, the history and the surrounding bush land. The walk around to Chowder Bay passes Athol Hall, which is a nice place for a coffee and some cake before heading to the Bay for a swim and another coffee at the Bacino Bar. The walk then takes the road directly back to Taronga Zoo. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo to Manly
Time: 8 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
7.1 km SW of Manly
Length: 18.9 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 18.9 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 746 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 746 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This very long day walk has some stunning views, excellent heritage sites, a Zoo and beautiful beaches. What more could you ask for? The many sidetrips and places to stop and enjoy the views, having a coffee at the Bacino Bar or fish and chips on Balmoral Beach, will all make this walk an excellent way to ease into longer distance walking. The walk spends most of its time on the coast, and follows the Spit to Manly walk for the last half. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo to Spit Bridge
Time: 5 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 10.4 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 10.4 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 410 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 410 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This is a scenic and culturally rich walk with views over Sydney Harbour and many interesting heritage buildings along the way. The start at the zoo allows for a possible visit. The walk then passes the Bacino Bar on the way through the military heritage buildings. This is an excellent walk to do on a hot summer's day, with access to beautiful beaches along the whole walk. (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head to Athol Hall
Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 3 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 3 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 138 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 138 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

The walk around Bradleys Head is a great way to see Sydney Harbour and some interesting cultural heritage. The walk passes stunning views at Bradleys Head, to the mast of HMAS Sydney, before coming back to the old Athol Hall for afternoon tea. The entrance to Taronga Zoo is passed twice so be prepared for the kids wanting to visit! (open in app) more...

 
Taronga Zoo, Clifton Gardens return via Sirius Cove
Time: 3 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.1 km SSE of Mosman
Length: 6.5 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 6.5 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 352 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 352 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a ferry stop near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This walk winds along the coast of Sydney Harbour with many beautiful views across to the city and of the bush surrounding the track. Bacino Bar at Clifton Gardens is worth a visit for a coffee before walking through the streets over to Sirius Cove. The walk passes Taronga Zoo, which could be added to your walk to make a great day out. (open in app) more...

 
WW1 Hospital to Georges Heights Lookout
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
2.4 km ESE of Mosman
Length: 0.9 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.9 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Sydney Harbour National Park
Climb: 26 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 26 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Walk: Easy

The WW1 hospital above Georges Head is an interesting collection of historic buildings, which are nicely complemented by Georges Heights Lookout. The walk follows a well-marked footpath with some excellent views and heathy bushland around it. (open in app) more...

 
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