Dobroyd Head, Sydney

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Dobroyd Head is a point or headland in the Northern Beaches local government area, in the suburb of Balgowlah Heights, New South Wales, Australia. It is part of the Sydney Harbour National Park, which contains examples of ecosystems at risk such as coastal heath. Tania Park is located to the immediate north-east, and contains the 2MWM 90.3 transmitter. There is a lookout sited on the headland named after Arabanoo, the first Aboriginal man to live among European settlers who was captured in Manly Cove in 1788.
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  • Dobroyd Head is the national park on the harbour next to Balgowlah. It is in the middle of the famous Manly Scenic Walkway (Spit to Manly walk) but it's so good that I'd recommend getting straight...  more »
  • Dobroyd Head is a high point which overlooks the harbour and natural bushland, towards Manly and out through ‘the heads’. If you are there early, catch beautiful sunrises across the water and watch...  more »
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