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The Gap Park

Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9255 1788
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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 for a spectacular scenic cliff top walk that begins at The Gap Park.
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9255 1788
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

If you like something like the ocean or water, then you should pay a visit to this place when you're happening to come to Sydney. Beautiful as it is.

Thank bwamgosh
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I went there because my teacher recommended and hews right the place this place is very nice. Good for taking pictures and see this big blue sea, and in some months of the year if you have lucky you can see the whales!

Thank Junior D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Take the Sydney ferry to Watson Bay and walk towards the Gap Park. The rocks at the bottom of the cliffs are very meticulously carved by mother nature which is amazing. The splendid grandeur of The Gap's cliffs, facing the impressive Tasman Sea The view...More

1  Thank Titus D
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very easy to get to from the ferry terminal well sign posted and walkways nice views back to Sydney and harbour

Thank aussiebill42
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit whilst in Sydney. Fish and chips at Doyle's . Lovely walk with spectacular views.

Thank Kim E
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Gap is an ocean cliff on the South Head peninsula in eastern Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. This area faces the Tasman Sea and is situated in the eastern suburb of Watsons Bay. The cliff is a popular visitor destination which offers a breath...More

Thank Aryan2007
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Take a ferry from Circular Quay or a bus to Watsons Bay and you will be greeted with the magnificent sight of the South Pacific Ocean. This little bay has become a popular tourists spot, so if you wish to avoid a big crowd, visit...More

Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Combined with the ferry and seafood lunch at Doyles. This is a must do outing, The walks throughout the park are easy and mostly paved. From the gap itself has amazing views. In recent times they had to fence the view point as it was...More

1  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Access to this simply stunning place is from Circular Quay, get the Ferry to Watson's Bay, You can have lunch first at Doyles famous Fish & Chips Restaurant or equally from the Kiosk, It's great. Walk to the other side of the park to The...More

1  Thank jenham007
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

If it were possible to shoot an arrow through "The Gap" from Fairlight it would end up at the South Pole, which is why the seascapes are so vast and the glory of nature so evident at this location.

Thank Peter B
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