High-density urban living means that the ability to get away from our daily routines and be at peace in nature is more important than ever. We are lucky that even within Australia’s most populated city, there are plenty of places you can go to disconnect from it all. Here are some of the most secluded places to take a dip in and around Sydney.
This is an edited extract from Places We Swim by Caroline Clements and Dillon Seitchik-Reardon (Hardie Grant Publishing $39.99), a guide that takes a deep dive into the many places in New South Wales to take a dip. Available now at all good bookstores and online at placesweswim.com. For more swimming inspiration follow @placesweswim.