The best-selling Wild Swimming series travels to Australia to explore the legendary water holes around Sydney.
Sydney is surrounded by some of Australia's most beautiful national parks and wilderness areas, and one of the world's most spectacular coastlines. Details of over 250 amazing places to swim, all within a 3 hour drive of the city, ideally suited to day trips and weekends away for Sydney residents and the 60 million annual tourists. Every rock pool and tidal bath, from Jervis Bay to Newcastle. Wollemi, Kanangra-Boyd and Morton National Parks covered. Includes information on available facilities, length and grade of walk, ascent/descent involved, closest public transport, as well as detailed directions and co-ordinates. Includes the history of wild swimming in Sydney, social and environmental etiquette, wild swimming with children and wild swimming safety.
Sally Tertini spent much of her childhood exploring the bay that was her backyard in suburban Sydney, Australia. Steve Pollard grew up on a farm amongst the rolling hills of Dartmoor, UK. When they met in Sydney every spare moment was spent discovering wonderful new places to swim . After five years of research they have produced this beautiful guide book.