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When international director and closet ghoul Alfred Hitchcock visited Sydney in the sixties this was his infamous point of reference. Locals know, and tourists do not, that this is the last stop for the desperate few, it also a beautiful location...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spectacular views. An easy low impact walking trail. It’s a fascinating and easily accessed area and well worth visiting.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed October 2, 2019

Walked down from the street and enjoyed the views of the harbor then over to the Watson’s bay terminal and took ferry to Circular quay and toured the opera house

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jim R
Reviewed August 19, 2019 via mobile

A wonderful walk not too strenuous and the views are very much worth it. Take some of the side walks to see beautiful trees.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank paulscants
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Make a day of your visit. Catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Watsons Bay and walk across the park and up the stairs. The view of the rugged coast line is fantastic. Have fish and chips in the park or lunch at the pub...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank John M
Reviewed August 1, 2019

Well worth a visit - views were amazing. Lots of stairs but can do at own pace with viewing platforms along the way. I visited Vaucluse House first and then got the bus to Watsons Bay. Added bonus - I saw whales!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank kazed444
Reviewed July 17, 2019

Absolutely great view of both the cliffs on one side and the city on the other. The park is secluded and there are not too many tourists during the week. Be prepared for steps, there are many.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GourmandTrashPanda
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

This park is at the top of Watson’s Bay just above Robertson’s Park and WELL WORTH the walk up for the views. On your way hit up the playground for some spins with the kids. The bus stop to Bondi is at the top of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank toddmcd17
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

A Natural wonder with great views Nice pathway to walk on and secure fencing to prevent falling. Great photo spot for the aspiring photographer in us

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rayzas-travels
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Great spot to visit, we came by car, on street parking nearby was 2 hours free, added bonus for Sydney. Great views, nice walks available along cliffside and plenty of vantage spots for great pictures

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Philipstravels
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Rugged beauty, the cliff straight down to the sea with the crashing waves offers a panoramic view but also the spot where the desperates ended their life. We only stopped for 15 minutes but definitely can spend more time.

Date of experience: July 2019
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mildred01072007
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Response from Anniewhatto | Reviewed this property |
Catch a Ferry from Circular Quay to Watson's Bay which takes approx 20 minutes and it is an easy walk through the park, just ask for directions as most Aussies are very friendly and helpful, have fun.
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MaryAnn G
January 20, 2019|
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Response from irenecford | Reviewed this property |
You can go to The Gap driving on your own: 1. by private car; 2. Uber or taxi; 3. by public transportation* either: a. by catching the bus number 324 or 325 going to Watsons Bay. From Townhall - go to Stand J on Park St... More
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