Top 4 Picnic Spots in the Lower North Shore

Wed, 18 Nov 2020

Top 4 Picnic Spots in the Lower North Shore Are you looking for somewhere nice to spend time with friends and family this summer? Then round up your favourite food, snacks, beverages and a picnic rug, and check out these four breathtaking picnic spots across the Lower North Shore, surrounded with beautiful scenery. 

1.    Balmoral Park (Mosman)
With breathtaking views over Middle Harbour and North Head, the grassy parkland along the promenade and the sandy shoreline of the beach make prime picnic spots during the warmer months. If you forgot to pack food and snacks don’t stress, Kazzi Beach Greek, The Boathouse, and The Bathers' Pavilion are all in close proximity! 

2.    Sawmiller Reserve (McMahons Point)
Known as one of Sydney’s ‘hidden gems’ this quiet park presents harbour views minus the crowds. Soak up some forgotten history that dating back to 1880 in this secret paradise with expansive views across Pyrmont and Balmain.
3.    Burns Bay Reserve (Riverview)

This waterfront park lies on the bank of the Lane Cove River, making it one of the most tranquil spots for the perfect picnic set up. There is plenty of open space and facilities, with picnic tables as well as a playground and sports grounds to keep the kids entertained for hours. 

4.    Clifton Gardens (Mosman)
Nestled deep within a coveted Mosman enclave, Clifton Gardens offers spectacular views of Vaucluse and the Eastern Suburbs. The calm waters of Chowder Bay, combined with the large surrounding parklands makes this the ideal picnic spot.