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West Head Look out

West Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9472 8949
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West Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9472 8949
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

I'm not sure if I've ever been here before but I was very impressed. It's a long drive through the bush and the national park entry fee is $12, but with a sealed road it's still quite easy to get to, but then you're rewarded...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 15 October 2017

3rd time in Sydney only not been here before. a 1 hr drive from Sydney and a $12 entry fee gets you to Ku-Ring-Gai chase national park, gps not able to find it! fine views and good drive well signposted , only loos are at...More

Thank gwgMimsFlorida
Reviewed 13 October 2017

It was completely empty when we got there on a Monday morning. The sun was shining brightly and the views from the lookout are absolutely spectacular. The highlight for us was spotting a whale out in the water. It would have been nice to bring...More

Thank dasreiseteam
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The views from West Head are spectacular! Situated in a National Park, and surrounded by extensive natural bushland, this is one of the best vantage points for views across Pittwater to Barrenjoey Head and Broken Bay north to the Central Coast. There are pleasant picnic...More

Thank sydneysider48
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Well worth the drive out to this spectacular lookout. Few Sydneysiders are aware of how wonderful this view is. There are also many walks (short and long) with a wildflowers (early spring) and Aboriginal art works

1  Thank Malcolm060
Reviewed 26 July 2017

West Head provides on of the most stunning vistas you can see in Sydney. High over Broken Bay, you can take in panoramic views of Pittwater, Palm Beach, Lion Island and the southern edge of the Central Coast. It's a lovely place for a picnic...More

Thank LongReefHacker
Reviewed 29 June 2017

You can reach West Head Look Out with 40 minutes’ drive (32 km North of the Sydney) from Sydney No way to get there by public transport. it overlooks Pitt-water and Lion Island, in the middle of a beautiful natural park, water on most sides,...More

2  Thank Titus D
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I am fortunate to be a cyclist, and ride from my residence to West Head Lookout & return once or twice per week (80km round trip), and I can vouch for this being one of the best/scenic locations in Sydney.

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We parked up perhaps about 2 miles from the actual viewpoint. Then walked through some bush on well trodden paths and saw some old aboriginal carvings, although now well worn. Down to a beach saw a Sea Eagle, then climb back up to the viewpoint....More

Thank Kaybe_1200
Reviewed 3 June 2017

A wonderful panoramic view of the area. Barrenjoey lighthouse, Lion Island and all the way back to Patonga, Umina and Ettalong. Breathtaking views of the entrance to the beautiful ocean. A lovely headland and worth the drive.

Thank fuengirolajoan
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