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A great view in a tranquil environment

This reserve is just a few minutes walk from McMahons Point. It is on the Sydney harbour-side with... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Phil W
Rusting shipwreck on the shore

This magic reserve is well hidden. From Blues Point Reserve isn't too far away, so it worse to... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
stinkwink
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

This is a small park blocked by greedy waterfront landowners at each end and seemingly with only one way in - down the wooden stairs. There is a great boat wreck and somewhat peaceful views - it gets noise from Berrys Bay industry and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mrdom
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This reserve is just a few minutes walk from McMahons Point. It is on the Sydney harbour-side with grassed areas with shade provided by trees for those that wish to stay out of the sun. A good place for a picnic with excellent views across...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Phil W
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This magic reserve is well hidden. From Blues Point Reserve isn't too far away, so it worse to visit the two of them together. Close to the entrance there's the short history of the place, displayed on tables. If you want to know more about...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Ignore the incorrect address - it's nowhere near The Rocks. It's in McMahon's Point, overlooking Balls Head Bay, though you can see the Harbour Bridge & Opera House from the southern tip. It's usually deserted except on hot weekends, and apart from the dog walkers...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank RobboNeutralBay
Reviewed 3 October 2016

quiet,hidden reserve ,stunning views,plenty of shade,close to coffeee shops,historical .Makes a great picnic spot or stop on walk through milsons point

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 925ashlynp
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Located in the middle of a tight suburban city town. The entry to the saw mill begins with an enchanted native bush entry to the reserve. It's approx 10-15 min walk from McMahon's point ferry.. By turning right into the 1st street off blues point...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Mohammed B
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Lovely relaxed area. Lots of open space right on the water, easy to access and never really busy. Grab a picnic/pizza/bottle of wine and hang out looking over the harbour.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Rossiters_12
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Hidden from view, this little park is a pleasure to while away some time, good photo opportunities and not overcrowded it looks across the harbour from McMahon's Point towards Balmain. Nice for a stroll, a picnic or just to while away some time in a...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank karinja
Reviewed 4 January 2013

A little known treasure. Great place for a picnic, a book read, a place to meet a friend or simply a great place to look at the most beautiful harbor in the world.

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Mwills2
Reviewed 24 September 2012

My favourite park. Not many people know about Sawmillers, just us locals. It is a great spot for a picnic, game of cricket or footy with the kids etc. It is also a quiet oasis in the melting pot that is Sydney. I go there...More

Thank kazziec
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