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Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

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Address: New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 9472 8949
09:00 - 17:00
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Bobbin Head & Apple Tree Bay

Beautiful places with good facilities, for a bush walk, fishing or picnic lunch. Very peaceful, especially during the week as can get a bit crowded on weekends.

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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful places with good facilities, for a bush walk, fishing or picnic lunch. Very peaceful, especially during the week as can get a bit crowded on weekends.

Thank PeteC166a
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472 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved coming through the gate from North Turramurra and winding down to Bobbin Head. Such a choice of things to do! Lovely family spot for fishing, canoes and paddle boats, picnics, walking, BBQs, children's playground and sand under it, walking and eating at Bobbin Inn Cafe. Loved all the little 'huts' to sit. There were BBQs but some people brought... More 

Thank Planner55
Hornsby, Australia
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44 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As soon as you drive into the park your senses are stimulated... the smell of gum leaves, the sounds of birds, the feel of fresh air filling your lungs. Best of all the eye candy of sandstone, water, trees and grass. Suitable for picnics, BBQs, cafes, playgrounds. Be sure and take in some of the walks - surprises await every... More 

Thank Caz M
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223 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This huge park has so many great things going for it, due to its size and varied landscapes and habitats. From cycling, hiking and kayaking, there is so much to see and do. Been coming here since I was child and now I bring my children here. The famous West Head lookout is a must see and the many bush... More 

1 Thank AustTrail
Forster, Australia
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1,003 reviews
511 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been up to Commodore Point and West Head Lookout since I was a child. It was great to see the unspoilt beauty of the area hadn't changed. Not only are the views fabulous but so are the several walk you have to explore. We decided to go and look at the Aboriginal art - Red Hands. It was... More 

Thank Anita T
Huntington Beach, California
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602 reviews
326 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very large National park. There are many hikes with a lot of aboriginal sites. There marinas and places for water spots.

Thank charles6346
Sydney, Australia
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303 reviews
149 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is a wonderful National park. I fell in love with the place the first time I went there many years ago. There are beautiful wildflowers to see, walks on which to explore nature, picnic areas to eat and barbecue in (complete with great barbecue facilities to use), waterways on which to go boating, birds to see and hear. There... More 

Thank Jeanette M
St Marys, Australia
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38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have been here a few times to West Head Lookout and it is one of the best in NSW as there is so much to see and how far you can see.it was also a film site in the TV series Skippy with Lion Island as the back drop.as well you over the Location of TV series Home and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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128 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We have come here on many occasions and its a great place to chill out. We have rent the little run around as well and its nice to head down river and enjoy the senery. Bring a picnic as there is lots of places to go. Take a walk through the mangroves and see all the different coloured crabs running... More 

Thank BenBuilder
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Bobbin Head picnic area in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park you can enjoy a barbecue/picnic or a spot of fishing. Go canoeing or hire a paddle boat for a great daytrip ..It cost $12 per car entry into the park for the day.There is a pub with a restaurant which over looks the water and picnic area. This place has a... More 

Thank Jeanette V

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