A round trip walk from home to Balls Head takes 45 minutes and in the summer months, it is my morning exercise before work. I love seeing the sunrise from Balls Head and feeling the nature of the flora and fauna in the reserve. As the sun rises, you see the glistening, silver cobwebs in the trees, the spiders fanning... 更多
There is plenty of parking and the view of the Bridge and Harbour are fantastic. A photographer's delight. A short walk through the bush and the beauty of the Harbour just opens up for the camera.
From Waverton Station, a quaint little station in itself, enjoy a walk down a sleepy suburb and then walk into the bush to Balls Head. Discover some Aboriginal rock engravings, see a small cave where one can picture what life might have been like before the English came. There is a place to BBQ, and it is possible to park... 更多
Great little bushwalk opportunity affording glimpses over the majesty of Sydney harbour. Can be reached by car with ample parking and free bbq areas available.Lovely old red gums and a bit of history in proximity showing what Sydney harbour once was like.
One morning I had planned to go for a bit of a walk around the harbour, and somehow found myself here. I have to say that I am really glad that I did. One thing that I discovered that that while the south shore tends to have a lot of manufactured parks, the parks on the north shore tend to... 更多
Balls Head Reserve is about 15 minutes walk from Waverton station. It has a loop/circuit around which one can see amazing views of the city. The reserve has bbq facility and seating in various places.
This area is a wonderful spot to take overseas visitors to enjoy beautiful and peaceful bush walking so close to the city with great views of Sydney harbour. The reserve is filled with great Angophora gums. Do your research and see the many different walks. Take in the one that winds down to the historic coal loader tunnels, and up... 更多
Just near McMahon's Point, this has to be one of Sydney's most beautiful best kept secrets. Take a short walk from the car park to one of the best views in Sydney! Situated just across the harbour from Balmain, you can take in the view while surrounded by wonderful bushland. Continue your walk a bit and you can see one... 更多
You can walk in the bush just a mile away from Sydney. walk out of the bush and see the Harbour Bridge and Opera House just over the water.