Sydney by the sea, Palm Beach
If you enjoy surfing or coastal walks, head to Palm Beach on Sydney’s northern beaches for great surf and easy walks along the beach or to Barrenjoey Lighthouse. Palm Beach wharf makes the perfect fishing spot for the kids and you can all unwind at a waterside cafe.
Palm Beach lifestyle
Palm Beach is perhaps one of the most famous Sydney beaches, being the set of the hit series Home and Away and offers plenty of choice in recreational activities.
Learn how to sail or charter a yacht to sail the tranquil waters of Pittwater and the Hawkesbury River or play a round of golf at the challenging nine-hole course.
Jump on a ferry and explore the secluded bays across Pittwater such as the Basin, a great spot for a family picnic, and take a bushwalk to view the nearby Aboriginal carvings.
Learn how to surf on the ocean-side of the peninsula or try your hand at windsurfing.
Hike up the Barrenjoey Headland Walk, a great way to appreciate the majestic views of Broken Bay, the Hawkesbury River and the Pacific Ocean or take a Sunday tour of Barrenjoey Lighthouse.
Go on a Fantasea cruise to the Central Coast or a join a whale watching tour during June and July to catch sight of migrating whales and dolphins.