A Fish Called Coogee
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...
Ross Jones Memorial Pool
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...
Coogee Bay Hotel
This rambling, rowdy complex still packs in the backpackers for live music, open-mic nights, comedy and big-screen sports in the beaut...
Frequented by retired Australian cricketers in dark sunglasses, Barzura has views that have to be the best of any cafe in Sydney (if not...
Lonely Planet review
This upmarket fish and chipper offers much more than your standard deep-fried cod. There’s everything from barbecued shrimp and peppered marlin to swordfish and garlic prawns. Eat in or grab a bag and find a patch of sand.