Northern Beaches activities

  1. Jenny's Painted Pots

    Jenny's Painted Pots is a pottery painting studio for young and old alike. They cater for parties, group bookings, and casual drop in for pottery painting. Choose from a wide range of ceramics mugs, plates, animals money boxes and lots m…

  2. Newport Beach

    Newport faces due east so is open to swell coming from any direction. A jumble of rocks 250 metres south of the north headland known as The Peak shapes two separate breaks that attract a highly skilled local surfing tribe. Waves along th…

  3. The Basin Track and Mackerel Track

    Walking the scenic Basin track and Mackerel track is an excellent way of exploring Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. You can start both these tracks from West Head road, 8.5 kilometres from the Liberator General San Martin Drive junction. H…

  4. Bike Hire Narrabeen

    Narrabeen Bike Hire is located just inside the Sydney Lakeside Holiday park and open to the Public 24 /7. This eight bike station, has six unisex bikes suiting riders over 145 centimetres tall, three of which have child seats. Plus two chi…

  5. Akuna Bay

    Set sail for beautiful Akuna Bay, tucked away at the end of Coal and Candle Creek. The popular destination can also be reached by road via the scenic Liberator General San Martin Drive. Bring a pair of binoculars to take advantage of the su…

  6. Church Point Ferry Service

    Catch the Church Point Ferry and see beautiful Scotland Island and the magnificent Western Foreshore. The ferries depart from Church Point hourly on the half hour to take commuters and tourists around this picturesque area. The service …

  7. Mona Vale Rock Pool

    Mona Vale rock pool is situated on the tip of a sand spit near the northern end of Mona Vale Beach. There are two rock pools here: a larger pool measuring 30 metres long, and a smaller pool which is suitable for children and less confident …

  8. Guringai Aboriginal Tours

    Aboriginal owned and operated tour company in the Northern Sydney region just 45 minutes from the Sydney CBD offering 3.5 hour cultural tours in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Traditional custodians the Garigal people of Guringai nation…

  9. Narrabeen Beach

    Narrabeen Beach is one of Australia's iconic surfing and swimming beaches. Over three kilometres of sand stretch from Long Reef in the south to the Narrabeen Lagoon entrance in the north, with four surf lifesaving clubs along the beach prov…

  10. Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

    Located in Sydney's north, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park combines important history with scenic beauty, making it perfect for school excursions. Bobbin Head is a great place for a family picnic, and parts of the park are ideal for cycling…

  11. Basin Aboriginal art site

    With over 800 Aboriginal sites recorded across Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, each one is a visible reminder of the rich Aboriginal heritage of the region. Basin Aboriginal art site is one of the best examples of rock engravings by the Ga…

  12. Salvation Loop Trail

    A delightful, easy walking track through unique hanging swamps off West Head Road in the middle of Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Salvation loop trail offers a perfect outing for the family and a brilliant walk for nature enthusiasts who …

  13. Avalon Beach

    Over the last decade or so Avalon has become the favoured "sea-change" destination for Sydney-siders looking to adopt the surfer lifestyle. As a result, the board-riding community here is large and enthusiastic but the skill level varies gr…

  14. Wannabees Family Play Town

    Looking for what to do in Sydney with kids? Wannabees is an indoor themed park that encourages children to role play at their dream jobs - from police officers and fire fighters, to television producers, postal workers, doctors, beauticians…

  15. Mona Vale Beach

    Mona Vale is effectively two separate beaches separated by a broad ocean rock platform. Waves that roll in along the southern edge of the platform surge into a gully that allows them to break smoothly and with considerable power. The undert…

  16. Long Reef Beach

    Long Reef is a perfect stretch of white sand. At the north end there is Long Reef Headland, a protected aquatic reserve, and a golf course. A walk to the top of the headland can often be rewarded by views of migrating whales. There are of…

  17. Curl Curl Beach

    Curl Curl Beach is located between Dee Why Beach and Freshwater Beach on the Northern Beaches. Curl Curl is one of Sydney's best surfing beaches. It faces the east-southeast and averages 1.6 metre waves. The beach is approximately 1.2 km l…

  18. Lifes an Adventure

    Life's an Adventure is a multi-award winning company offering day and overnight guided kayaking, hiking, and mountain biking tours in Sydney and the Blue Mountains. They have won 15 Tourism Awards of Excellence including an Australian Touri…