Queens Beach to Hermit Point
  • Length: 600m

  • Duration: 20 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 3 Queens Ave, Vaucluse

  • End: 22D Vaucluse Rd, Vaucluse

  • Location:

  • Closest Town: Vaucluse

  • Distance from CBD: 9.5 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.8608569596

  • Longitude: 151.2695075282

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Queens Beach to Hermit Point is a 600m, grade 3 Return hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 20 mins to complete.


This short walk explores a memorable section of the Hermitage Foreshore Walk. Starting from Queens Ave this walk heads down the fairly steep stone steps and enjoys a short side trip to Queens Beach. From the beach this walk heads back up the steps a short way then follows the main walk around to Hermit Point. Hermit Point is a great place for a picnic and to enjoy the water views. There is access to the water natural shade and picnic tables. A short walk with great harbour views.

Download maps and tracknotes for Queens Beach to Hermit Point hiking track from wildwalks.com.