Dip into the dazzling array of wild swimming spots in and around Sydney. Inside Wild Swimming Sydney you’ll find details of over 250 amazing places to swim within a three-hour drive of the city. Every rock pool and tidal bath from Jervis Bay to Newcastle has been reviewed, as well as dozens more beaches, rivers, lakes and waterholes.

Covering these regions:

  • Sydney City & Harbour
  • Sydney North
  • Sydney East
  • Sydney South
  • Illawarra
  • South Coast
  • Southern Highlands
  • Sydney West
  • Greater Blue Mountains South
  • Greater Blue Mountains North
  • Central Coast & Newcastle

Wild Swimming Sydney

Swims are organised through the book into these geographical regions, and detailed descriptions for each swim location, as well as thorough directions to get you there are provided. To help you make the most of your visit, each location also details: available facilities; seclusion rating; walk-in time, distance and difficulty; descent; public transport, and; GPS co-ordinates.

Wild Swimming SydneyThe Swims at a Glance feature enables you to pick your next wild swimming destination easily, highlighting the best locations for: explorers; families, and; easy bush experiences, but to name a few.

Wild Swimming Sydney

Whether you just like to paddle about on a hot day, or enjoy the challenge of a long explorative swim; whether you love the thrill of hurling yourself off a rope swing, or leisurely floating downstream, Wild Swimming Sydney will guide you to tucked-away gems, as well as making you see the Sydney you already know in a whole new light!

So why now jump in and reinvigorate the way you see this great city!? Buy your copy today!

© Steve Pollard and Sally Tertini 2007 – 2018