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Nielsen Park

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Greycliffe Avenue, Vaucluse, Waverley, New South Wales 2030, Australia
+61 2 9337 7333
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Nielsen Park is part of the Sydney Harbour National Park. Vaucluse House is close by so a visit to both would be a delightful way to spend a Sunday. The park has a number of walking trails which offer stunning views of Sydney Harbour the...More

Thank robertrA9626OM
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Nielsen Park is a very pretty park looking towards to city over the harbor with a number of small beautiful beaches. You will find it along Vaucluse Road. The walk varies from well done to needing attention but overall a great experience. You can also...More

1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I often visit this park/ beach. It is close to home and great summer time day out. Lovely old charm cafe/restaurant. Huge 1930-40’s change room and toilets. There is vast grounds with plenty of shade leading to the beach. Get there early in summer as...More

1  Thank ChristinePill60
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Neilson park is a great small Aussie beach. Now has licences bar for a sunset champers. Beach is netted so no worries about the Sydney Harbour bull sharks or great whites. Parking is OK but can be tough on hot days

1  Thank Hamish H
Reviewed 18 July 2018

How lucky are we in Sydney to enjoy so many harbour side parks, some stand alone or some linked via a variety of walkways. One of these hidden gems is Nielsen Park in Vaucluse. Vaucluse is very fortunate to boast a number of harbour side...More

Thank robton
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Aside from the Great ever so popular surf beaches, Sydney also has lovely harbor beaches, this one with a lovely park too. And an almost historical kiosk.

Thank dmcc1973
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Lovely peaceful place to walk on a winters day. The beach is clean and it was wonderful to watch the huge waves breaking on the shore.

Thank Wendy Paula P
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We'd been told by several friends that Nielsen Park is a delightful place to visit so we went midweek. We parked on the road and strolled through sections of the park to the beautiful beach. There are shark nets so bathing was safe and there...More

Thank Reuben M
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We had a very pleasant stroll through Nielsen Park on a warm day, eventually taken a rest at the Nielsen restaurant. The beach looked lovely, and I noticed that whilst a lot of it was protected by Shark netting, many people were ignoring this and...More

2  Thank fatbear2000
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Great beach for the family as it’s safe and there is no choppy water (harbour beach). There are grassy areas to picnic as well. Also dtunning views of the harbour

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