The beachy enclave of Balmoral faces off with Manly across Middle Harbour, and has some good restaurants and a beaut swimming beach....
Gorgeous, peaceful and serene, despite its proximity to busy Balmoral; it's a photogenic location for a swim.
A nude and secluded beach on the other side of Middle Head from its partner in crime, Obelisk.
Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace
Return to cinema’s golden age at this fab art deco gem (1935). It still has its original Wurlitzer organ, which gets a workout at...
Tea Room Gunners Barracks
With a lengthy tea menu, this is a refined spot for a morning or afternoon cuppa and cake. On weekdays, the lunch menu is full of...
4 The Esplanade · interesting places nearby
Bathers’ Pavilion information
Spanish Mission–style architecture, harbour views and outstanding food collide at one of Sydney’s most enduringly popular restaurants. The seasonal menu focuses on produce from small local providers, with plenty of seafood; there’s also a full vegetarian menu. Under the same roof, Bathers’ Café opens for breakfast at 7am, serving equally scrumptious fare (including delicious pizza) at more democratic prices.