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    Updated on 5 Dec 2019. Posted on 9 Jan 2018

    18 Hidden Beaches In Sydney That'll Make You Feel Like You're On Your Own Private Island

    Escape the chaos of the big beaches and explore these secret little hideaways.

    1. Collins Flat Beach, Manly

    2. Lady Bay Beach, Watsons Bay

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    Between South Head and Camp Cove lies a tiny beach with spectacular views. Lady Bay also doubles as one of Sydney's dedicated nude beaches, so if that's how you like to swim, or if you forget your togs, then this is the place for you. After enjoying a refreshing dip, make sure to walk around the South Head Heritage Trail for more breathtaking views of the harbour.

    How to get there: Park the car at Camp Cove carpark and follow the South Head Heritage Trail to the beach.

    3. Resolute Beach, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

    4. Chinamans Beach, Mosman

    5. Milk Beach, Vaucluse

    6. Bungan Beach, Mona Vale

    7. Queens Beach, Vaucluse

    8. Gordons Bay, Coogee

    9. Congwong Beach, La Perouse

    10. Lady Martins Beach, Point Piper

    11. Wattamolla, Royal National Park

    12. Store Beach, Manly

    13. Parsley Bay, Vaucluse

    14. Kutti Beach, Vaucluse

    15. Delwood Beach, Manly

    16. Warriewood Beach, Warriewood

    17. Murray Rose Pool, Double Bay

    18. Maitland Bay Beach, Bouddi National Park

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