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Jennifer Street boardwalk is a 0.7km, grade 1 Return hike located in the Kamay Botany Bay National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 30mins to complete.
Jennifer Street boardwalk takes you on an elevated short walk through one of Sydney’s last remaining tracts of the eastern suburbs banksia scrub – an endangered plant community unique to the Sydney Basin.
The wheelchair-accessible track begins at Jennifer Street and continues through to Cape Banks Road. It follows a gently sloping downhill course with timber benches along the way. In spring the bush bursts into a breathtaking display of wildflowers.
Lining the boardwalk are angophoras, grass trees, Sydney peppermint and grey gums. Many of these plants were once found in abundance in the coastal areas of Sydney between North Head and Botany Bay but now only remnants remain. This walk gives you a glimpse of what the entire area would have once looked like.
Before heading back, stop for a rest on the bench and see if you can spot rainbow lorikeets, new holland honeyeaters or the spangled drongo in the trees above.
About the Region
Kamay Botany Bay National Park
To Jennifer Street access. Jennifer Street boardwalk is in the La Perouse area of Kamay Botany Bay National Park, on the border of Little Bay. To get there by car:From Maroubra, follow Anzac Parade south towards La Perouse. Turn left into Jennifer Street from Anzac Parade and continue for 500m The start of the walking track is at the end of Jennifer Street, on the left. Park entry points Jennifer Street access See on map Jennifer Street Boardwalk access See on map Road quality Sealed roads Vehicle access No vehicle access Weather restrictions All weather Parking Street parking is available nearby on Jennifer Street. By public transport The 392 bus will take you to Anzac Pde. Get off at the stop after Pine Ave, Little Bay. Then it’s a short 10 minute walk along Jennifer Street to the start of the boardwalk. Visit the Transport NSW website to plan your trip.
Visit NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service for more information on this trail.
The longitude and latitude of the start and end points are approximately only and should not be used for navigation purposes. Please contact me if you know the correct coordinates.