Rose Bay’s harbour park is a great place to watch the seaplanes take off, shoot some hoops, grab a bite to eat and enjoy the shady playground by the water.

Getting To Lyne Park, Rose Bay

Where Is It?

Lyne Park is located at the midway point along Rose Bay, on New South Head Road near Kent Road and opposite the Royal Sydney Golf Club. From the city connect to New South Head Road from William Street. From the east connect via Old South Head Road and O’Sullivan Street.


The 323, 324 and 325 all stop out the front of the Lyne Park.


Catch the Ferry to the Rose Bay Terminal, it’s right there in the park!


The closest Street address is the corner of New South Head Road and Vickery Avenue, Rose Bay NSW 2029


There is a largish car parking area within the park that is accessible from both Vickery Avenue and Sunderland Avenue, and a second carpark accessible from the boat ramp / ferry wharf side as well.


Google Maps Link – Lyne Park | Rose Bay

Things To Do

Hit An Ace At Lyne Park Tennis Centre

A handful of synthetic tennis courts with floodlights, available for hire through the Lyne Park Tennis Centre. A game of doubles down by the harbour. It doesn’t get much better than this. Contact Lyne Park Tennis Centre on 9371 7122 or at for bookings, and find more tennis courts nearby at the link below:

Lyne Park Playground

The playground is hidden in there somewhere!

Take The Kids To Lyne Park Playground

Located between the Woollahra Sailing Club & Seaplane Wharf, Lyne Park playground boasts some incredibly fun play equipment, including a giant seesaw, climbing ship, flying fox, sand pit and plenty of climbs and slides. Located close to the water, is fully fenced but allows kids (and parents) to watch the seaplanes take off, which is worth the price of admission alone! (Note: No actual admission free).

Lyne Park Cricket Pitch and Basketball Court Sydney

Shoot Some Hoops At The Basketball Court

There’s a full sized outdoor basketball court between the tennis court and boat ramp in pretty good condition. Practice your jump shot or bring a couple of friends for a pickup game. And if you’re looking for more courts in the Eastern Suburbs, check out the link below.

  • Outdoor Basketball Courts In Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs

Have A Knock Around On The Cricket Oval / Sportsfield

Between the outdoor basketball court and carpark there’s a full sized, floodlit sportsfield with a cricket pitch in the middle that’s available for hire from Woollahra Council. Hit them up on 9391 7077 or

Lyne Park Seaplanes Rose Bay Sydney


Take Flight On A Seaplane

Watch the Seaplanes take off from the harbour or book a flight of your own. Seaplane tours take off from Lyne Park and can take you over the harbour with great views of the city. There’s a variety of packages so check them out at their website: Sydney Seaplanes.

Lyne Park Fishing Rose Bay Sydney NSW

Go Fishing In The Harbour At Rose Bay Wharf

Bring a rod and reel and go fishing off the pier near the ferry wharf and boat ramp. Expect squid and yakka, as well as kingfish and the occasional flathead. There’s no cleaning station so bring your gear.

Or Get Into The Water Via The Boat Ramp

Need to get your rig into the harbour? There’s a boat ramp at Lyne Park, just take the westernmost entrance (near the wrought iron gates and memorial, look for signs). It’s close to the Rose Bay Ferry Wharf and Catalina harbourside restaurant, and there’s plenty of space to turn your vehicle around. Looking for more boat ramps in the Eastern Suburbs, check the link below.

Lyne Park Catalina Places To Eat

Grab A Bite To Eat

From harbourside fine dining at Catalina to cafe to the Sugar & Spoon Cafe near the tennis courts theres plenty of options to eat at Lyne Park. Also try the Lyne Park Diner, seving up hearty, upscale fare, the Sailing Club or Club Rose Bay RSL.

Lyne Park War Memorial

Lyne Park War Memorial

Dedicated to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in serving in the military, the memorial stands at the entrance to the park and is a good landmark for finding the park.

Lyne Park Parking Bike lockups

Other Stuff

Both the Rose Bay RSL and Woollahra Sailing Club are on site, and the park connects to the Rose Bay Promenade and Rose Bay Foreshore. There’s also Off Leash Dog Walking Zones in the park.


  • Food

    There are plenty of options from upscale dining to simple cafe fare. See above for more details.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish bins scattered throughout the park.

  • Toilets

    There are toilets in the park.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Yes, dogs are welcome in the park on leash and off leash between 3.30pm and 10.30am.

  • Can I lock my bike up?

    There are bike lockups in the carpark near the ferry wharf.


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Nielsen Park | Vaucluse

With access to Shark Beach, picnic areas, cafes and access to the Hermitage Foreshore Walk, Nielsen Park is a popular harbourside park not too far from Lyne Park.


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