Grotto Point Walk
  • Length: 3.6km

  • Duration: 2 hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Arabanoo Track, Balgowlah Heights

  • End: 1 Barrabooka St, Clontarf

  • Closest Town: Manly

  • Location: Sydney Harbour National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 14.5 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.8083602737

  • Longitude: 151.2688039547


Grotto Point Walk is a 3.6km, grade 3 Return hike located in Sydney Harbour National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs to complete.


This return walk out to Grotto Point is in a magnificent area above the entrance to Middle Harbour. The walk provides plenty of views of Middle Head and over Sydney Harbour to the CBD. Many scenic views and some spectacular bushland so close to the city makes this walk a gem.

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