7 Top Picnic Spots In Sydney This Long Weekend

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7 Top Picnic Spots In Sydney This Long Weekend NSW National Parks

The Easter Long Weekend is almost upon us and while many of us will be devouring glorious feasts with family and friends, or eating as much chocolate as we can, the rest of us might want to get out and about to make the most of the time we have!

Sound like you?

Well! Why not whip out your picnic rug, gather a great feast, and drive on over to one of the top picnic spots in and around Sydney, so you can enjoy the sunshine with your family and friends!

Bradleys Head 

Governors Road, Middle Head, Mosman NSW




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Grab your picnic rug, picnic basket and best pals, and head to this vantage point for the best views of the harbour!

Bobbin Head

Apple Tree Bay Road, Mount Colah, NSW, 2079




A popular spot in the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, with stunning natural scenery and great facilities for the family - from playgrounds, to BBQs and picnic areas. 

Royal Botanic Gardens 




In the heart of Sydney, there’s no greater picnic area than this beautiful place!

Pick a spot and relax the day away by the Harbour, the Opera House and The Harbour Bridge!

Cockatoo Island




Take a little boat road over to the historic UNESCO World-Heritage listed Cockatoo Island and wander around the stunningly preserved grounds for the day!

Lake Parramatta Reserve




Walk through 75 hectares of amazing bushland surrounding a beautiful lake, stopping to play some sports with your mates and devour a delicious packed picnic or use their facilities to bring a BBQ to life!

Bradfield Park

Alfred St S, Milsons Point, NSW, 2061




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Sit right under the Harbour Bridge in Kirribilli in this sensational spot!

Located next to Luna Park, this is the perfect place for a family!

Wattamolla Picnic Area  

End of Wattamolla Rd, Royal National Park


This huge picnic area is right by the water and has all you could ask for!

There are excellent facilities on site, including BBQs, toilets, bins, running water, and tables.

Hike the day away or go for a quick swim as you enjoy your long weekend!


Let us know YOUR top spot for a picnic in Sydney!


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