NYE North Head
Sydney Harbour National Park
All the practical information you need to know about NYE North Head.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
North Head is on North Head Scenic Drive, off Darley Road in Manly. Access from North Head gate to the celebration area is by walking only.
Park entry points
- North Head Scenic Drive carpark See on map
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is not available.
By public transport
Visit the Transport NSW website or call 131 500 for information about public transport.
Some roads will be closed. Extended special event services will be running during the evening.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
Although access is step-free, assistance may be required to access this area. The viewing area is 600m from the gate along a sealed road.
- large or wheelie eskies
- shade structures
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Sydney Harbour National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
Sydney Harbour National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
Bradleys Head carpark: $8 per vehicle per day. North Head carpark: $5 per vehicle per day. There are pay and display machines that accept cards and coins - no change given. Chowder Bay Road parking: Monday-Friday: $3 per hour, to a maximum of $16 per day. Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: $4 per hour, to a maximum of $20 per day. If you hold an NPWS All Parks or Multi Parks Pass, you can park free for up to four hours per day - additional time can be purchased. Car parks operated by Sydney Harbour Federation Trust or Mosman Council are not covered by your pass. Please check signs carefully.
Landing fee or tour fee applies to visit Sydney Harbour islands. To visit Shark, Clark or Rodd islands all vessels, including kayaks, need to pay a $7 per person landing fee. To arrange, please contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS). Annual NSW Parks Passes not valid for landing fees.Buy annual pass