Outdoor Adventures

20th June, 2021

As we head into another round of homeschooling, it’s important to maintain a healthy and balanced approach to life. Our family has found that getting out in nature helps us feel grounded as we do the ‘new’ juggle! Here is a list of places to visit that we have enjoyed.


  • Hike from Seaforth Oval to Bantry Bay Bluff
  • Hike from Tania Park to Dobroyd Head
  • Hike around Manly Dam
  • Walk to the wormhole from Queenscliff (Short walk)
  • Warriewood Wetland Walk Loop and Irrawong Waterfall
  • Walk up to Long Reef Lookout
  • Palm Beach to Barrenjoey Lighthouse
  • West Head – Resolute Beach
  • West Head – Army track (lots of ladders)
  • West Head – America Bay track (good for sunset)
  • West Head – Towlers Bay Circuit
  • Walk at St Ives Wildflower Gardens
  • Dee Why to Curl Curl Headland Walk
  • Bobbin Head – Boardwalk and Rainforest Walk
  • Manly North Head to Shelly Beach

Bike / Scoot

  • Bike ride around Narrabeen lake
  • Curl Curl netball courts for scooting and skateboarding
  • Scooters around Manly
  • St Ives playground and bike ride
  • Terry Hills Perimeter Trail bike ride
  • Scooter Manly to North Harbour Reserve
  • Cremorne Point – walk or scooter


  • Rock dens behind Shelly Beach
  • Rockpools at Cabbage Tree Bay
  • Hire Boat from Cottage Point

By Sarah Burrows

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