Sydney Harbour National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Middle Head.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Middle Head is in the Middle Head precinct of Sydney Harbour National Park. To get there:
- From Mosman, follow Middle Harbour Road to the end
- It's approximately 100m walk from the carpark to Middle Head Forts and lookout.
Park entry points
- Middle Head carpark See on map
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at the Harbour Trust carpark in Best Avenue, Mosman.
- Flush toilets
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
For venue hire, vehicle access for disabled visitors can be arranged with prior notice.
Obelisk and Cobbler beaches at Middle Head are clothing-optional beaches.
- Middle Head office
- Tuesday to Thursday, 9.30am to 4pm.
- 02 9960 6266
- 2 Governors Road, Mosman NSW 2088
- 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