We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kamay Botany Bay National Park

Features Animals
Review Highlights
The landing point for James Cook in Australia

In 1770 James Cook landed on Botany Bay and discovered Australia. There is a fine historical museum... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
apmulcahy53
,
Cork, Ireland
via mobile
Long Time Between Visits

Have not been to the southern section of this NP for over 50 years , last here with a visit in... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Skeney57
,
Sydney, Australia
Read all 20 reviews
50
All photos (50)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain cook”(4 reviews)
“nice spot”(2 reviews)
“the cliff”(3 reviews)
About
Contact
Cape Solander Drive, Kurnell, New South Wales 2231, Australia
Website
+61 2 9668 2000
Call
Reviews (20)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
7
5
4
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
7
5
4
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews captain cook nice spot the cliff picnic area short walk whale watching landing place national park information track monument australia stroll rocks history point cape
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In 1770 James Cook landed on Botany Bay and discovered Australia. There is a fine historical museum here which tells the story of his expedition.

Thank apmulcahy53
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here while passing through the area! I’m glad we stopped was a very pretty place with nice walks etc! They have a visitor centre packed full of information about captain cook and how he discovered Australia was very interesting! I’d definitely recommend this...More

Thank Lorraine W
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Not a large national park, compared to others, there are some nice walks to do, as well as walking along the Rocks and little beaches. There are some nice picnic spots as well as toilets and car parking. A really nice spot for a stroll...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Good place for a short walk. Lots of information around to read and learn more history about the place. Free parking nearby.

Thank emaleas2018
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We had problems finding the Captain Cook Landing Place. We decided to park and get directions for this attraction. The clerk was very nice. She gave us a map and explained what attractions we could find here. They had a small replica of Captain Cook’s...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Have not been to the southern section of this NP for over 50 years , last here with a visit in primary school ! Nothing has really changed, it's not a big park but pleasant to stroll and several picnic areas but a lot more...More

1  Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The park itself isn't anything special to walk through, however the views along the coastline are refreshing. This is a good park for a relaxed, low-intensity walk with company or headphones. There are some good photo opportunities at the cliff front.

Thank LandPlaceSea
Reviewed 13 June 2018

There are treed lawns close to the Cook monument and visitor centre with BBQs and parking. The coast of the peninsula is much more dramatic and Cape Solander is possibly the best part, with extensive rock ledges as well as stairs to get down to...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Plenty of better alternatives around Greater Sydney. The lack of a path with only the road for much of the route is a major disappointment. The views are good but rarely spectacular, poor relation to royal national park.

Thank BeachF_13
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The visitor centre staff are very helpful and can give you directions and ideas for your visit. Try the walking trail up to Cape Solander.

Thank 248bigwheels13
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach
2,057 reviews
8.34 km away
Quest Cronulla Beach
601 reviews
8.48 km away
Rydges Cronulla Beachside
171 reviews
8.51 km away
Cronulla Motor Inn
93 reviews
8.80 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9 nearby restaurants
Bare Grill Cafe
62 reviews
2.03 km away
Piccola Baia
51 reviews
3.28 km away
Sunny's
15 reviews
4.67 km away
Milkhouse
8 reviews
1.79 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 nearby attractions
Cape Solander
39 reviews
.00 km away
Congwong Beach
22 reviews
2.03 km away
The Coast Golf Club
31 reviews
3.38 km away
Brasserie Bread
6 reviews
5.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
lwkeng
14 November 2017|
Answer
Response from MalWSyd | Reviewed this property |
Hi Iwkeng, Yes if your kids are into nature, planes and ships a bit. The beach there is good for toddlers, not many waves there as it is in a bay. Suggest visit Bonna Point (view planes flying low to land) first and then to... More
0
Votes