Best Outdoor Activities To Do In Sydney - Cub Campers

Best Outdoor Activities To Do In Sydney

16 September 2020

New South Wales has an awful lot to offer in the way of outdoor adventures! Whether you’re looking for a coastal camp, exciting bush trails or serene, untouched terrain, you’re going to find everything you want and more in this beautiful state! There are all manner of adventurous things to do in Sydney, so why not pack up the car, hook up the camper and get exploring? Here are some of the best places in and around Sydney to venture to on your next staycation…

Gordon’s Bay for Snorkelling…

Head to Sydney’s Gordon’s Bay for a day of sun soaked relaxation and exciting snorkelling. This is a great option for an outdoors activity in Sydney when you don’t want to have to travel too far, but you still want to have a fantastically memorable experience. Take the Underwater Nature Trail for a guided dive in the deep blue. 

North Side Kayaking…

Set sail on Sydney’s Middle Harbour for a heart pumping morning out on the water. Kayaking is a great way of taking in all the sights and natural features that stud the city’s coastline. 

Paddle Boarding With a View…

Visit Eastern Watson’s Bay for stand up paddle boarding with picturesque urban surroundings. Cut through the water with the iconic harbour view as your backdrop for an adrenaline filled afternoon in the sunny city. 

Camping At…

Come on, there’s no outdoors activity that’s better than camping! Pack your Cub and venture to one of these pristine camping spots for an energetic adventure…

Picnic Point, Mimosa Rocks National Park

Is there anywhere prettier than Picnic Point? Mimosa Rocks National Park is a firm favourite amongst campers, tourists and beach goers alike! Camp beneath the shady canopy of leafy trees, spot incredible native wildlife and jump into the exciting surf at this unspoilt corner of paradise. Access Mimosa Rocks with all vehicles and off road appropriate campers. Cub’s Escape is the ideal off roading companion. Enjoy plenty of space and all the essentials that you could possibly need for a perfect trip.

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Oxley Wild Rivers National Park, Walcha

Head towards Walcha for breathtaking waterfalls, healthy hikes and unforgettable camping. This is such a perfect way of really tuning out your day to day life and connecting with the beautiful nature that you’re lucky enough to live amongst. Don’t forget your camera, you’re going to want to capture the sights that you stumble upon at this truly unique camping spot. Set up at Halls Peak for a riverside stay that’s packed full of canoeing, bush walking and nature watching. 

Glenworth Valley, Central Coast

Hunting for a horse-lover’s heaven? Glenworth Valley on Sydney’s Central Coast is your answer! Treat yourself to an incredible bush camping experience just a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of Sydney. Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures adds a little luxury to the excitement with wood fired barbecue stations, hot showers and a tonne of adventurous activities including kayaking, abseiling and, yes, horse riding! 

Mystery Bay Camping Area, Tilba

Head further down New South Wales’ stunning south coast to discover the magical Mystery Bay! This is a great one if you plan on bringing the whole family, four legged friends and all, along for the ride. The sleepy coastal hamlet is ideal for sunny days exploring the bush, stretched out on calm white sandy beaches and swimming in crystal clear waters. You’ll have striking views of Montague Island and endless options for snorkelling just steps away from your camper. Be sure to keep your dog on a leash and stay mindful of your fellow campers for a safe and successful trip down south. 

Whether you’re a local Sydneysider looking for a little close to home excitement or you’re heading to NSW for an action packed staycation, you’re going to love any one of these exciting outdoor adventures. 


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