A winding boardwalk trail through native bushland dotted with picnic spots and viewing platforms.


Getting To Fred Hollows Reserve, Randwick


Where Is It?

Alison Road near Glen Avenue (south entrance) or Bligh Place (north entrance) in Randwick.

Buses

Address

Nearest street address is Bligh Place (north entrance) Randwick, 2031

Parking

On street parking at the Alison Road entrance and a small parking area at the end of Bligh Place.

Maps


Google Maps Link – Fred Hollows Reserve | Randwick


Things To Do


Wander The Fred Hollows Reserve Walk

Staring at the Alison Road entrance and continuing through the park to the northern entrance at Bligh Place, the ID about 500 meters each way and takes about 15 minutes to walk up and back, taking in natural flora and wildlife.

It’s a fairly easy walk in picturesque surrounds with plenty of spots along the way to stop for a picnic. There are steep steps on occassion, but thsts thr only real hurdle to enjoying this short walk. If you’re looking for more walks in the Eastern Suburbs check out the link below:

Fred Hollows Reserve Boardwalk Randwick

Stop And Chill At The Viewing Platforms

Dotted along the walk are several picturesque viewing platforms and picnic areas. Pack a light lunch and enjoy in the natural surrounds.

Dr Fred Hollows Reserve Randwick Sydney

Discover Unique Flowers

The vegetation in Fred Hollows Park is one of the few places left where local flora is allowed to grow in natural circumstances. Flora include maidenhair and gristle fern, coachwood, lillypilly, scentess rosewood, callicoma, muttonwood, Sydney peppermint, corkwood and five-leaved water vine. Preserve this area and don’t take any of the flora.

Fred Hollows Reserve Randwick

And Local Fauna

Discover local birds and wildlife that call Fred Hollows Reserve home. Birds include rainbow lorikeets, kookaburras, pied currawong, magpie, sulphur-crested cockatoo, magpie. You might also find lizards like the glebe gully skinks and different species of frogs. Oh… And there’s spiders as well! Obviously, don’t feed the animals and leave them to exist in their own space.


Amenities


  • Food

    The Randwick shopping strip is just down the road on Avoca Street.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish bins at the entrance and exit to the park.

  • Toilets

    No toilets at this park.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Keep your dog on leash. May not be suitable for dogs who have trouble with bridges and boardwalks.

  • Can I lock my bike up

    No bike lockups so you might have to lock your bike up to a pole or something.


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