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Things to do in Mosman

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“Australia's oldest and largest Zoo with over 4,000 resident animals with spectacular views over the harbour. Be sure to purchase tickets online to secure a discount (20% for families and 10% single tickets). Be sure to go early as the zoo can get very busy especially during school holidays.”
  • 294 locals recommend
Beach
“A beautiful clean beach, perfect brunch spot or for a run along the Esplanade!”
  • 176 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“This art deco style Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace, also known and originally as the Cremorne Orpheum Theatre, is a heritage-listed cinema. It's our closest cinema and plays new movies as well as has great events with older movies and fundraisers. Worth the look for an old cinematic experience.”
  • 112 locals recommend
Trail
“Great spot to visit - catch the train from Bondi Junction to Circular Quay and take the ferry to the zoo”
  • 43 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
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“Our famed bathers pavilion is great for food and drink year round. Iconic to Mosman, pop in and have a glass or two of wine.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Café
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“Boat House sits over the water at The Beach at Balmoral. Sheik and extremely Australian in Food and Atmosphere. Remains a Favourite for most who visit.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Beach
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“One of my favourite local spots - have a harbour swim (netted) then a walk along the Heritage path and back for a coffee or meal at the kiosk ( excellent food)”
  • 57 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great food and grocery shopping as well as a cafe/restaurants doing amazing pizzas, you can also sit outside and watch the world go by.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Pier
“Taronga Zoo Sydney is a zoo located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in the suburb of Mosman, on the shores of Sydney Harbour.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Pub
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“Great local upmarket pub serving fab pub food with great atmosphere. A real tradition.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Trail
“One of the best Sydney harbour foreshore walks. Finish with a beer at Manly Wharf Hotel. Perfect day out! ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Local fine dining on the Esplanade at Balmoral Beach. Stunning food and stunning views. A great place for a special weekend breakfast too!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“This is an eclectic DELICIOUS restaurant with all the cuisines and flavours of Africa. Highly recommend ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Pub
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“They do good food at reasonable prices. There is a live act (usually guitar) on Friday nights and they have a pool table upstairs. Plus it is walking distance!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Fabulous for kids and teens. Daily they have a water park boat that morns with water slides ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fabulous location and wonderful food. Within walking distance from Conway House.”
  • 20 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Australian Restaurant
“Our famed bathers pavilion is great for food and drink year round. Iconic to Mosman, pop in and have a glass or two of wine.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Café
“Boat House sits over the water at The Beach at Balmoral. Sheik and extremely Australian in Food and Atmosphere. Remains a Favourite for most who visit.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great food and grocery shopping as well as a cafe/restaurants doing amazing pizzas, you can also sit outside and watch the world go by.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Pub
“Great local upmarket pub serving fab pub food with great atmosphere. A real tradition.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local fine dining on the Esplanade at Balmoral Beach. Stunning food and stunning views. A great place for a special weekend breakfast too!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“This is an eclectic DELICIOUS restaurant with all the cuisines and flavours of Africa. Highly recommend ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fabulous location and wonderful food. Within walking distance from Conway House.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Incredible position, wonderful food, awesome views. Within walking distance of Conway House”
  • 28 locals recommend

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