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Clifton Gardens

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Morella Road, Mosman, New South Wales, Australia
9978 4000
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Middle Harbour Clifton Gardens

The Clifton Gardens overlooking Chowder Bay is well hidden on the way to Taronga Zoo near Mosman... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2016
Markoelizabeth
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Sydney, Australia
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A great grassy expanse for family fun.

As with all harbour beaches parking can be a big problem here on weekends and the beach itself is... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2016
smithfastjet
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Morella Road, Mosman, New South Wales, Australia
Mosman
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9978 4000
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"picnic spot"
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"play equipment"
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"basketball court"
in 3 reviews
"harbour beach"
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"family picnic"
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"playground for kids"
in 2 reviews
"sydney to hobart yacht race"
in 2 reviews
"swimming area"
in 2 reviews
"boxing day"
in 2 reviews
"great location"
in 3 reviews
"toilet facilities"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful spot"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 2 reviews
"taronga zoo"
in 3 reviews
"ripples"
in 6 reviews
"fishing"
in 9 reviews
"expanse"
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Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

The Clifton Gardens overlooking Chowder Bay is well hidden on the way to Taronga Zoo near Mosman and right on the Middle harbour whether you drive or travel by boat or taxi ferry it's a gorgeous spot for families to picnic spend a day out...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

As with all harbour beaches parking can be a big problem here on weekends and the beach itself is not very wide but there are compensations. There is a long pier which attracts a lot of anglers, the Harbour Walkway passes along the foreshore giving...More

1  Thank smithfastjet
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Reviewed 2 January 2016

Clifton Gardens is a brilliant place to go with kids - there's a great kids playground, lots of open space for ball games, a basketball court and netted area for swimming on the harbour - though there's often rubbish in the water. You can walk...More

Thank ReiserSydney
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

My visit to Clifton Gardens was a memory refresher of when our family became "squatter" in abandoned army huts from 1946 to 1958. This visit was made more memorable by our visit to "Ripples" at Chowder Bay for an excellent meal with superb service and...More

Thank Kerry B
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

mosman is such a beautiful place.i just went crazy taking pics.i spent the whole day there and went for a chocolate course too.

Thank Saintjoan2001
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

We went here to take 2 little boys fishing on the wharf. There was also a little beach and enclosed area to swim. We bought a BBQ and had a picnic and then walked over to the little shop for coffee and ice cream. It...More

Thank annette z
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Great location. Very good grassed area with plenty of open spaces. The beach is nice and clean. The parking can be a bit tight.

Thank Peter T
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Great sand based playground for kids with UV sail cloth protection over equipment. Huge lawn area for picnics etc. great little beach for swimming. Ripples restaurant on the cliff, very nice ambience, good food & service. "Bacino kiosk", offering light meals and coffee etc with...More

Thank Jody P
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

I visit Chowder Bay in Clifton Gardens about four times a week in summer and say three times a week in winter. My favourite is to paddle by kayak via (1) Bradley's Head - the short route or (2) via Clark and Shark Islands -...More

1  Thank Timothy G
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

A really lovely little spot. I have been visiting for 30 years. Great for families with small children. My children love it. The main downside (as with most Sydney beaches) is finding a parking spot and the expensive parking costs. And of course it can...More

Thank RosiePoseyLips
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Mosman
With a variety of outdoor attractions, the
sophisticated harbour suburb of Mosman has something
for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
its unique offering of antiques, designer labels, and
hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
...More
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Nhem's R
1 January 2018|
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Response from Noel F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty of families use the bbq tables and brought their own gazebo for shade.
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Sylvia F
17 March 2017|
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Response from sheetal j | Reviewed this property |
It does have sheltered area but not too many. May be ring Mosman council to see if you can book it by paying a fees. It does have very big secured play area though which children will love.
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Tamana A
20 January 2017|
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