Manly Australia
Manly & Northern Beaches, Sydney Australia - Friday, 24 October - 10:19pm
Join us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Circle us on Google+

Pittwater Bushwalking Tracks and Guide

Bangalley Headland

A relatively hard walk, 45 leisurely minutes return on a loop track. The headland is the highest point on Sydney's northern coastline, and offers spectacular views south to Sydney and north to Broken Bay and the central coast.
Bangalley Head is one of the largest bushland reserves on Pittwater's coastline. This large size together with the great variety of native plants, makes the reserve an ideal home for an abundant variety of native wildlife.

 

Bigola Coastal VegetationBigola Coastal Vegetation

Mona Vale Headland

A moderately easy walk, 10 leisurely minutes one way. The walk features large, open, grassy areas and a scenic lookout point, as well as insights into the history of settlement in Mona Vale and the Pittwater area.

Bilgola South Headland

A moderately hard walk, 20 leisurely minutes one way through coastal vegetation typical of shale based soils. A highlight is a scenic lookout point over the magnificent cabbage tree palms of Bilgola Valley.


Turimetta Headland

A moderately easy walk, 30 leisurely minutes one way to secluded scenic lookouts and rest areas. The walk is designed to provide insights into the past coastal lifestyle of the Guringai aborigines.

Pittwater BushlandPittwater Bushland

Narrabeen Headland

A moderately hard walk, 20 leisurely minutes one way. Highlights include an elevated timber stairway, scenic lookouts and a short bush walk, as well as insights into how Narrabeen Lagoon affected Pittwater's transport history. A spectacular lookout point over Turimetta Beach has disabled access and parking via Peal Place.

Katandra Bushland Sanctuary

Nestled in the hills behind Mona Vale is one of the northern beaches best kept secrets. Visitors can follow the winding bush paths through 10 hectares of rainforest pockets, heathland and open forest. The sanctuary is particularly spectacular in spring, with wildflowers bursting into bloom.
Katandra is located on Foley's Hill on Lane Cove Rd, off Mona Vale Rd.
Phone 9451 4322 for opening hours to the public. Admission is by donation.

Bushwalking Guide

Headland Walk Brochure Theme Leisurely Walking Time Walking Disabled Wet Weather
Bangalley Headland Wildlife 50 Hard None Difficult
Bilgola South Headland Coastal headland on Shale 20 Hard None Difficult
Mona Vale Headland History of Settlement 10 Moderate Moderate to lookout Difficult
Turimetta Headland Coastal aborigines 35 Moderate Moderate to Difficult Difficult
Narrabeen Headland History of Transport 20 Moderate Hard to Lookout Difficult
Long Reef Point Coastal Geology 20 Easy Easy to Lookout Moderate
Dee Why Escarpment Bushland Management 30 Hard Easy to Lookout Difficult
Dee Why Head Coastal Heathland on sandstone 20 Easy Easy to Lookout Moderate

 

Content Suggestion? [Email Us]

Have You Visited

Announcement
Summer Sessions Sat & Sun 3pm - Come and laze by the waters edge in the iconic Newport Arms beergarden with local DJ’s playing the best in lazy beats. - Newport Arms Hotel Learn More »
Join us on Facebook Manly & Northern Beaches on Facebook
+ Contact · Add Your Event · Add Media Release · Add Your Business · Site Map · Website © 2001-2014 Stralia Web