Harbour Bridge to The Spit Bridge Walking Track

Natural Attractions

This stunning urban foreshore walk begins at the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Start at the bridge’s southern end in The Rocks or its northern end at Milsons Point, and then follow its signage around the harbour’s northern shores.

On this superbly scenic route, you’ll tread the paths of history as you pass harbour fortifications and Federation homes. You’ll walk some of the city’s most interesting and exclusive streets and find yourself ensconced in beautiful bushland and rainforest remnants.

Hike east past Taronga Zoo and into Sydney Harbour National Park, home of the incredible Bradleys, Chowder and Middle Heads. Be sure to stop at Athol Hall for a cuppa and a bite to eat, before continuing on to the exquisite Balmoral Beach for a swim. Then press on until you reach The Spit Bridge; you may even get there in time to see it open and rise to allow boats through.

It’s easy to break this walk up into shorter sections by parking partway along the route, catching the bus or the ferry at Mosman or Taronga Zoo wharves.

**To keep visitors safe ALL camping in NSW national parks now requires a booking. For day visitors, please plan ahead and visit outside of peak periods (11am and 2pm). Check park alerts and visit COVID-19 updates for more information before visiting any park – www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au **

Facilities

Activities

Hiking Walks

Nearby Things to Do

View All
winetour

Bluey’s Escapes

Sydney

Sydney 5 star luxury escape

Sydney 5 star luxury escape

Sydney

Sydney’s True Crime Tour

Sydney’s True Crime Tour and Sydney’s Razor Gangs Crime Tour

Dawes Point, Sydney

Daily Sydney Tours

Daily Sydney Tours

Lane Cove North, Lane Cove

Sydney Harbour Aerial

EcoWalks Tours

Mosman

Daves Brewery Tours

Dave’s Brewery Tours – Sydney

Surry Hills, Sydney