Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay


1 hr 30 mins

3.6 km Circuit

146 m

Hard track
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.

Maps for the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay walk

You can download the PDF for this walk to print a map.
These maps below cover the walk and the wider area around the walk, they are worth carrying for safety reasons.
Parramatta River 1:25 000 Map Series 91303N PARRAMATTA RIVER NSW-91303N
Sydney Heads 1:25 000 Map Series 91302N SYDNEY HEADS NSW-91302N
Sydney 1:100 000 Map Series 9130 SYDNEY 9130

Cross sectional view of the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay

Overview of this walks grade – based on the AS 2156.1 – 2001

Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.

Length 3.6 km
Time 1 hr 30 mins
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Grade 4/6



Hard track
AS 2156.1 Gradient Very steep (4/6)
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Signs Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Experience Required No experience required (1/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (1/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

Here is a bit more details explaining grading looking at sections of the walk

Gradient

2.2km of this walk is flat with no steps and another 1km has short steep hills. Whilst another 190m is very steep and the remaining 150m has gentle hills with occasional steps.

Quality of track

Around 3.3km of this walk follows a smooth and hardened path, whilst the remaining 250m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles.

Signs

Around 3.5km of this walk is clearly signposted, whilst the remaining 65m has directional signs at most intersection.

Experience Required

This whole walk, 3.6km requires no previous bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 3.6km is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 3.6km is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Spit Bridge to Fisher Bay walk starts and ends at the Int. Middle Harbour Yacht Club car park and Spit Rd (gps: -33.806829, 151.24685)
Your transport options to Int. Middle Harbour Yacht Club car park and Spit Rd are by;
Car. There is free parking available.
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Car. Parking fees apply in the area.
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Fire Danger

Each park may have its own fire ban, this rating is only valid for today and is based on information from the RFS Please check the RFS Website for more information.

Weather Forest

This walk starts in the Metropolitan weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts

Comments

 


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Gallery images
There are other downloads I am still working on.
You will probably need to login to access these — still all free.
* KML (google earth file)
* GPX (GPS file)

Special Maps/ brochures
* A3 topo maps
* PDF with Lands Topo map base
* PDF with arial image (and map overlay)
I wanted to get the main site live first, this extra stuff will come in time.
Happy walking
Matt :)