Bondi without the glitz and the posers, Coogee (locals pronounce the double o as in the word ‘took’) has a deep sweep of sand, historic...
This grassy tract at Coogee Beach’s northern end has superb ocean views and the sea-salty Giles Baths ocean pool. A sobering shrine...
If you’ve got kids, shark-paranoia, or surf isn’t your thing, Sydney’s blessed with a string of 40 man-made ocean pools up and down the...
On the top floor of the historic Beach Palace Hotel (1887), a massive booze barn at the northern end of Coogee Beach, Aquarium is a good...
Wet Paint Café
Away from the beachside strip is this cosy restaurant that’s hugely popular with locals. The menu is modern Australian but with a Creole...
210 Clovelly Rd · interesting places nearby
Everyone in Clovelly, regardless of age or gender, seems to be pushing a pram – the footpath out the front of Clodeli is a preschool parking lot. Inside it’s all about big breakfasts and takeaway deli delights – and if you ask for a strong coffee, the hyperefficient staff won’t hold back. The massive mezze platter makes a terrific shared lunch.