Kamay Botany Bay National Park

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Visitor centresPublic transportWheelchair facilitiesNo campingNo caravan sitesNo accommodationLookoutsPicnics and BBQsKiosks/cafesWalkingDogs and other domestic animals not permittedNo horse riding trailsCycling trailsNo car touringNo 4WD touring routesNo canoeing opportunitiesNo sailing and boatingFishingSwimmingSnorkelling/divingNo adventure recreation opportunities

Filled with significant sites, remarkable landscapes and heritage-listed attractions, Kamay Botany Bay National Park offers an idyllic daytrip from Sydney. Separated by the marine-rich waters of historic Botany Bay, the park’s northern and southern headlands feature a unique combination of natural and cultural heritage.

Explore the southern side around Kurnell, where in 1770, local Aboriginal people encountered the crew of the Endeavour, or the northern side at La Perouse, where French explorer Comte de Laperouse was last sighted in 1788. Walk the Burrawang track, whale watch from Cape Solander, picnic at Commemoration Flat or go diving  at Bare Island.

On 20 September 2004, the Kurnell Peninsula Headland was included in the National Heritage List.

Summer holiday information: are you planning a visit to Kamay Botany Bay National Park during the summer holidays? Please read some important tips on planning your day.

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Family strolling in the park near the beach. (Image: M.Cufer, Fisheye Photo/DECC)

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