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Awesome place to bring the kids!

This is a dog friendly park, so be aware that dogs like food. Stick to the picnic tables if you... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Holly N
via mobile
Perfect for your furry friends

This is one of the best places close to Sydney and right on the harbour to take your dogs. It's a... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
Hope Island, Australia
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Sirius Cove Road | The Rocks Visitors Centre, Sydney, New South Wales 2004, Australia
+61 2 9255 1788
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Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

This is a dog friendly park, so be aware that dogs like food. Stick to the picnic tables if you dont want doggies to share your lunch.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Holly N
Reviewed 30 December 2018

This is one of the best places close to Sydney and right on the harbour to take your dogs. It's a lovely flat patch of grass with plenty of trees for shade that leads directly down to the water. Everyone who goes there has dogs...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sail_Scarlett
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Such a beautiful walk taking in Curlew Camp where our famous painters Streeton, Roberts and Russell painted. Not overly strenuous but great exercise walking around the cove, up steps around points to next cove all way to Kirribilli where we really enjoyed a well earned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen R
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This location is made convenient by the proximity from Taronga Zoo and nearby wharf cum bus stop. From there, walking 10 to 15 minutes on the left (towards direction of zoo entrance) along the footpath will see a small beach and Sirius Cove Reserve. Many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Good_Partner
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Really fun place to come with your dog! My pup loves it. The only thing is that there is no fence, so I would not recommend going if your dogs tend to run everywhere and not pay attention. It is also a fun place to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Curiosity775554
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Sirius Cove is a delightful small cove with a small sandy beach. a large lawn area and a good childrens' playground. It is within easy reach and a pleasant stroll to the Taronga Zoo ferry. However, dogs are permitted to roam off leash and there...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sydneysider48
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Visited Sirius Cove with my 6 month old dog yesterday. Lovely spot but there were some very large, strong looking dogs on the beach & one in particular was quite aggressive toward my mini spoodle - standing over her growling and being intimidating & the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dan07816
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

A great spot which we came across on the boat when mooring around the corner near Taronga Zoo. Well protected and a nice spot to visit for a day relaxing.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank BBBernyB
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Without a a doubt this is one of the best dog parks in Australia. Great gentle slopping beach lets dogs splash run and swim. The folk are a mix of locals and people who travel for miles for the pleasure. Occasionally someone tries to have...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dorritshopes
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We recently visited this beloved dog beach and found they've changed the conditions on weekends and holidays for dog owners. Dogs must be kept on the leash between 9 am and 4pm. As we arrived on a Sat two Mosman Park Rangers were arriving telling...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
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Mandy F
17 January 2019|
Response from Sail_Scarlett | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking which deadends at the park. Certainly no ofgicial RV area. I dont recall if theres a parking time limit but just about all or inner sydney has time limits on parking so im guessing yes