Sydney Harbour National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Reef Beach.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Reef Beach is in the North Harbour precinct of Sydney Harbour National Park. To get there:
- From Balgowlah Heights, drive along Dobroyd Scenic Drive
- After leaving the car at Beatty Street or Tania Park it’s a short walk to the beach.
Park entry points
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available near Beatty Street and Tania Park.
- Non-flush toilets
Maps and downloads
- 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 fees or tour fees apply to visit Sydney Harbour islands. All public visitors to Shark, Clark or Rodd Island, need to pay a $7 per person landing fee. To arrange, please contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS). Annual NSW Parks Passes do not cover landing fees.Buy annual pass