Hermitage Foreshore Walk (Sydney Harbour NP)

Greater Sydney

The Hermitage Foreshore Walk is a wonderful way to explore Sydney Harbour from the perspective of South Head. This walk starts from Nielsen Park and follows a well maintained track along the narrow strip of harbour-side bushland to Bayview Hill Rd. Along the way, you will visit some secluded beaches and visit the historic Strickland House. A great walk exploring the history and natural beauty while enjoying a new perspective of the city.

Picnic Facilities
Public Transport
Dogs Permitted
Maximum Elevation
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Getting there

Start from Bayview Hill Rd, Rose Bay or Nelson Park, Vauclause.


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Route/Trail notes

The walk is well signed, for step by step instructions see link below.



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Take your togs along for some beautiful beaches.

Wanderlust on 18 Feb, 2023

Nice basic walk. Good views of the bays.

rob.bushman on 22 Nov, 2014


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