When you can’t choose between the beach and a swimming pool, these rocky swimming spots have the best of both worlds. Dive in as the sun rises and you’ll have the salty baths to yourself, or wade in at high tide for a thrilling swell as waves crash against the walls.
If you want more of a wave-fighting challenge, head to the city's best beaches or if you'd prefer to swap sand for seclusion, check out these beautiful bushland swimming holes within driving distance from the city. Prefer to stay (relatively) dry? Here are the best places to go kayaking.
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