The Gap Park, Sydney

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#2 of 14 in Nature in Sydney
Warm yellow-colored sheer cliffs and crashing waves dominate the view from The Gap Park. Walk along the scenic cliff top and enjoy the views of Tasman Sea and ships leaving Sydney Harbour. Notice the water dragons hiding among the granite rocks and Pacific Gulls, which use the area as nesting site. Go for a fish meal at a local restaurant, perhaps even one were Alfred Hitchcock was a patron during his visit in 1960s. Arrange to visit The Gap Park and other attractions in Sydney using our Sydney vacation website .
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  • The views from this park are to be really recommended. The cliff edge is spectacular and great fun. When it is windy the waves crash along the coast and send up sea spray.  more »
  • The Gap offers great views and shows off some stunning rock formations; these have been created over thousands of years. It's a short walk from the Watson's Bay ferry quay. This is a great place to vi...  more »
  • If you like something like the ocean or water, then you should pay a visit to this place when you're happening to come to Sydney. Beautiful as it is.  more »
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  • A great place to get great views of Sydney sea line, without travelling too far. Unfortunately this picturesque location is also one of the top 10 popular suicide points on Earth. Around 2500 people commit suicide in Australia each year. Don Ritchie, a local who lived just 50 meters from the cliff and passed away in 2012, used to approach people contemplating suicide with a smile and kindness and saved up to 160 lives. He used to invite these people for tea or coffee and saved lives. Awarded Order of Australia, there is also a park in the area named after Don Ritchie.
  • Confronting yet beautiful walks.
  • Sky, wavy sea and cliff mountain: Three wonderful view
  • Breath taking view... a must visit place
  • Superb place ,views are stunning

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