Reef Beach - Balgowlah Heights
Reef Beach offers the chance to kick back in your own hometown, even if it's only for an afternoon. This pretty spot, tucked away at Dobroyd Head, has incredible views across Sydney's North Harbour to Manly.
Make it a pit stop while walking the famous Manly Scenic Walkway, or pack a picnic and spend the day. Pause at the bench on the nearby boardwalk and take in the beautiful views. At low tide, you might even be able to spot some Aboriginal carvings in the rocks
Dive in for a refreshing swim at this lovely spot - you're bound to want to return. After exploring the beach take in the scenic view from nearby Arabanoo lookout at Dobroyd Head.