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Just over a mile from Crounulla .

Walk the coastal path and the viewing point is at the end of the well maintained path . water... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
A great place to chill out

We visit this lookout regularly and never fail to admire the surrounding natural beauty.Bas... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
mick c
Sydney, Australia
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Gowrie Street & The Esplanade, Bass & Flinders Point, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk the coastal path and the viewing point is at the end of the well maintained path . water drinking available for free at viewing point . nice roundtrip walk .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ptrabant
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We visit this lookout regularly and never fail to admire the surrounding natural beauty.Bas & Flinders must have lived this peaceful spot as they circumnavigated Australia

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mick c
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great viewing platform with nearby beach for swimming.You can access by car or a nice 4km walk from Cronulla.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gdonovanl
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This spot at the entrance to the beautiful Port Hacking River gives a great vantage point to look across to Bundeena & Jibbon Beach & either out to sea or down the river. You will see lots of boats coming & going especially on weekends....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Oceanman549
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Wanted to go for a walk overlooking the water!! So good . You can walk to the left and walk towards cronulla or to the right and go for a totally different walk a bit harder but lovely. A must to take visitors to.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 212robyn
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Nice spot to look out over the Hacking River estuary to Jibbon beach and Bundeena...there are grassy areas nearby for a picnic and a small beach for a quiet swim in usually very clear water. A nice public toilet is also nearby and a small...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank geebee01
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a peaceful spot with a splendid view over Port Hacking.Last weekend we saw a pod of 10-12 dolphins with their young quietly making their way across the entrance to the Port.Not long ago we say a humback whale breaching at nearby Gibbon.I shouldn't...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mick c
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The Hundreds & Thousands who in a given week walk the Esplanade probably give this spot a passing nod without acknowledging the history ? In March 1796 the "Tom Thumb" with it's erstwhile occupants made the first passage up the Hacking by the new neighbours...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Locally known as Bass and Flinders point this memorial looks out over the mouth of the Port Hacking toward the Royal National Park. The headlands, crashing surf, and towering stone cliffs are basically what Bass and Flinders would have seen from the 2.5 metres, open...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank peterjuliab2016
Reviewed 5 June 2017

You can stand on the edge of the Shire!! Nice to be able to drive up close then have a walk around this beautiful location.

Date of experience: June 2017
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