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Head to the stars: Barrenjoey

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

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Nearby events

  • Crowds around the Mast wait for the midnight fireworks to begin at Bradleys Head. Photo: Kelly Hulme.

    NYE Bradleys Head: The Mast Precinct

    The Mast Precinct is a relaxed, family-friendly space on New Year's Eve. Choose a spot on the upper road, boardwalk or grass around the Mast for different harbour views.

  • The view of the Sydney NYE fireworks from Athol Lawn, Bradleys Head. Photo: Kelly Hulme

    NYE Bradleys Head: Athol Lawn

    The whole family will enjoy New Year's Eve at Athol Lawn. Bring a picnic and enjoy a stress-free countdown to 2020 at Bradleys Head.

 

Nearby things to do

Bobbin Head picnic area, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: Andy Richards

Picnic

Bobbin Head

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Akuna Bay Marina, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: OEH

Picnic

Akuna Bay

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Centre trail, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: Andy Richards/NSW Government

Cycle

Centre trail

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Lobster Beach, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer

Picnic

Lobster Beach

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Strom loop water view, Bouddi National Park. Photo: Nick Cubbin

Cycle

Strom loop

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Reef Beach, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: John Yurasek/NSW Government

Swim

Reef Beach

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Head to the stars: Barrenjoey

Park info

  • in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
  • Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    • The entrance to Bobbin Head and Appletree Bay is closed from 8pm to 6am during daylight savings periods, and from 5.30pm to 6am the rest of the year.
    • Gates to West Head are closed from 8.30pm to 6am during daylight savings periods, and from 6pm to 6am the rest of the year.
  • Park entry fees:

    $12 per vehicle per day.

    Vehicles over 8 seats: $4.40 per adult, $2.20 per child (per day). Students on educational programs: $1.10 per student. Teachers/educational supervisors: free (1 adult per 10 students).

    Buy annual pass
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Visitor centre

Barrenjoey Head Lighthouse. Photo: Kevin McGrath