Sydney Harbour National Park - Middle Head

Middle Head is a superb lookout spot in Sydney Harbour National Park. From this outstanding vantage point, you can follow the Pacific Ocean to the horizon, framed by North and South Heads. The panoramic view extends to the Eastern Suburbs, Middle Harbour and Manly.

In addition to enjoying sensational views, you can find out more about Middle Head’s military significance. Walk the Don Goodsir track to the 1801 Forts, built in response to a feared French invasion, or explore the tunnels, sandstone gun pits and infamous Vietnam War-era 'Tiger Cages'. Guided tours of the Fort are available between October and May.

When you are finished exploring why not relax on nearby Cobblers Beach and enjoy the picturesque cove.

Nearby events

  1. Australia Day Lunch Cruises

    Saturday 26 January 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    Sydney Harbour goes all out for its Australia Day celebrations, featuring an amazing line up of events including ferry races, tall ships, sailing regattas, fly-overs, fireworks and much more. Take in all the action aboard an Australia Day…

    26 Jan
  2. Australia Day Dinner Cruises

    Saturday 26 January 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    Official Participating Vessel Cruise aboard MV Sydney 2000, the official participating vessel in `Australia Day Live’ at Circular Quay, positioned inside the exclusion zone for the spectacular finale, water-show and fireworks for front…

    26 Jan
  3. Dymocks Children's Charities Great Debate

    Event dates to be confirmed: March 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    The Dymocks Children's Charities (DCC) Great Debate will be a star studded gala raising much-needed funds to assist children in need around Australia improve their literacy standards and fall in love with reading. The event is a fun…