Formerly occupied by defences forces, Headland Park features military remnants, coastal bush walks with distinctive harbour views and heritage buildings, sympathetically re-purposed by artists, cafes and other local businesses.
Planning a trip? Download a copy of our Headland Park brochure for overview of this harbourside destination as well as a map labelled with key landmarks and attractions.
This precinct is a popular with locals and visitors alike owing to its café culture, thriving artistic community and stunning coastal bushland...
A major drawcard is Georges Head Lookout. Perched on the ridge above Chowder Bay, it features heritage gun emplacements dating back to the 1870s as well as a tranquil greenspace with a panoramic view of Sydney Harbour, encompassing the cityscape and Vaucluse foreshore. Meanwhile, scenic trails link Georges Heights to the neighbouring precincts of Headland Park, Balmoral Beach and other attractions.
A stunning waterfront retreat on the Mosman shoreline, Chowder Bay is a popular destination for families...
Boasting harbourside restaurants and cafés, it is situated along the scenic coastal walk between Taronga Zoo and Balmoral. Take in the stunning harbourside views, hit the beach at nearby Clifton Gardens, and keep your eyes peeled for visiting penguins, seals and whales!
Located on the tip of the peninsula, Middle Head / Gubbuh Gubbuh boasts scenic coastal walks and views across Middle Harbour to North Head Sanctuary...
Visitors can unwind at a boutique café or restaurant, get into the swing of things at a harbourside tennis court, take a dip at one of the nearby beaches, and discover decommissioned military infrastructure set within lush coastal bushland.
A draft master plan for Middle Head / Gubbuh Gubbuh is in development. It draws together key values to create a long-term vision for the area.
Wish you could awaken history and speak directly to landmarks at Headland Park about their incredible stories?
Now you can! As part of the Hello Harbour Trust initiative, we have awoken objects, landmarks and structures at Headland Park… and they’re eager to have a conversation with you!
When you next explore Chowder Bay, Georges Heights and Middle Head, look out for the clay-red "hello" signs to kickstart a lively and informative conversation.
PO BOX 607
Mosman NSW 2088