Sydney has a wonderful range of great photo locations. There are world famous beaches, the Harbour with it’s sailing yachts and glistening waters, the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge, classic old-world style of the Rocks area and much more. So don’t be boring with your photos, get creative and find some stunning photo locations around Sydney! We have listed a huge number of locations great for any wedding or portrait session. But make sure you check with your local authorities and council as some may incur a fee and/or booking.
Royal Botanic Gardens, Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney.
Dickson Road Reserve, Hickson Road, The Rocks.
Dawes Point Park, Lower Fort St, The Rocks.
Tumbalong Park & Palm Grove, Darling Harbour.
Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour.
Clark Island, Sydney Harbour.
Observatory Hill, The Rocks.
Hyde Park, Elizabeth Street, Sydney.
Clyne Reserve, Merriman Street, Millers Point.
Cook and Phillip Park, William Street, Sydney.
Chinese Garden of Friendship, Darling Harbour.
The Quadrangle at Sydney University, Parramatta Road, Sydney.
Hyde Park Barracks, Macquarie Street,Sydney.
Opera House Broadwalks and Forecourt, Macquarie Street, Sydney.
Elizabeth Farm, 70 Alice Street, Rosehill.
Lake Parramatta Reserve, 28 Bourke Street, North Parramatta.
Experiment Farm Reserve, 9 Ruse Street, Harris Park.
George Kendall Riverside Park, Spurway Street, Ermington.
Old Government House, Pitt & Macquarie Streets, Parramatta.
Parramatta Park, Pitt & Macquarie Streets, Parramatta.
Hambledon Cottage Reserve, Purchase Street, Parramatta.
Burnside Heritage Centre, 9 Blackwood Place, North Parramatta.
Harborne, 21 Boundary Street, Parramatta.
Garden Chapel, Blacktown Hospital, Blacktown Road, Blacktown.
Nurragingy Reserve, Knox Road, Doonside.
Alpha Park, Alpha Street, Blacktown.
Chifley Park Wedding Garden, Parkside Street, Lalor Park.
Auburn Botanic Gardens, Chisholm & Chiswick Roads, Auburn.
Central Gardens Nature Reserve, Merrylands Road, Merrylands West.
Rouse Hill Estate, Guntawong Road, Rouse Hill.
Cumberland State Forest, 95 Castle Hill Road, West Pennant Hills.
Alfred Henry Whaling Memorial Reserve, Roxborough Park Road, Baulkham Hills.
Castle Hill Park, Old Northern Road, Castle Hill.
Blues Point Reserve, Blues Point Road, McMahons Point.
Cremorne Reserve, Milson Road, Cremorne.
Watt Park, Lavender Crescent, McMahons Point.
Luna Park Boardwalk, 1 Olympic Drive, Milsons Point.
Ashton Park, Bradley’s Head Road, Mosman.
Balmoral Foreshore Reserve and Beach, Edwards Bay Road, Balmoral.
Rocky Point Island, Balmoral Beach, corner of The Esplanade & Mandalong Road, Balmoral.
Clifton Gardens Reserve, Morella Road, Mosman.
Chinaman’s Beach, McLean Crescent, Mosman.
Parriwi Lighthouse, Parriwi Road, Mosman.
Manns Point, Prospect Street, Greenwich.
Aquatic Park, Stuart Street, Longueville.
Longueville Park, Stuart Street, Longeville.
Tambourine Bay Reserve, Tambourine Bay Road, Riverview.
Carisbrook, 334 Burns Bay Road, Lane Cove.
Ashfield Park, Parramatta Road, Ashfield.
Yeo Park, Victoria Street, Ashfield.
Allman Park, Victoria Street, Ashfield.
Robson Park, Dobroyd Parade, Haberfield.
Burwood Park, Burwood Road, Burwood.
King Edward Reserve, King Edward Street, Croydon.
Mills Crescent Reserve, Mills Crescent, Burwood.
Cabarita Park, Cabarita Road, Cabarita.
Prince Edward Park, Phillip Street, Cabarita.
Quarantine Reserve, Spring Street, Abbotsford.
Dunlop Reserve, Birkenhead Point, Drummoyne.
Blackwall Point Reserve, Bortfield Drive, Chiswick.
Drummoyne Wharf, Wolsley Street, Drummoyne.
Rodd Island, Iron Cove Bay, off Birkenhead Point, Drummoyne.
Elkington Park, Glassop Street, Balmain.
Thornton Park, Darling Street, Balmain.
Illoura Reserve, Weston Street, East Balmain.
Leichhardt Park, Mary Street, Leichhardt.
Hinsby Park, Piper Streets, Annandale.
Enmore Park, Black Street, Marrickville.
Strathfield Park, Homebush & Chalmers Road, Strathfield.
Beaman Park, Wardell & Riverview Roads, Earlwood.
Rudd Park, Omaha Street & Varidel Avenue, Belfield.
Shelly Beach, Bower Street, Manly.
Little Manly Point, Stuart Street, Manly.
Clontarf Reserve, Sandy Bay Road, Clontarf.
North Harbour Reserve, Condamine Street, Balgowlah.
Lagoon Reserve, Pittwater Road, Queenscliff.
Ivanhoe Park, Sydney Road, Manly.
Collins Beach, Collins Beach Road, Manly.
Arabanoo Lookout, off Dobroyd Scenic Drive, Manly.
North Head, Scenic Drive, Manly.
Stony Range Reserve, 369 Pittwater Road, Dee Why.
Long Reef Headland & Lower Long Reef Headland, Anzac Avenue, Collaroy.
Fox Park, Beach Road & Florence Avenue, Fisherman’s Beach.
Stanley & Florence Twight Reserve, Beach Road, Collaroy.
Ocean Grove Reserve, Ocean Grove & Seaview Parade, Collaroy.
Freshwater View Reserve, 21 Pavilion Street, Queenscliff.
McKillop Park, Lumsdaine Drive, Harboard.
The Quarry, Pacific Parade, Dee Why.
Edgar Gornell Wildflower Garden, Edgecliff Boulevard, Collaroy Plateau.
Oxford Falls Peace Park, Wakehurst Parkway & Dreadnought Road, Oxford Falls.
Governor Phillip Lookout, Warringah Road, Beacon Hill.
Lucinda Park, Nabilla Road, Palm Beach.
Governor Phllip Park, off Beach Road, Palm Beach.
Bible Garden, Mitchell Road, Palm Beach.
Whale Beach, The Strand, Whale Beach.
Malo Reserve, Malo Road, Whale Beach.
Bilgola Headland, The Serpentine, Bilgola Beach.
McCarrs Creek Reserve, McCarrs Creek Road, Church Point.
Rowland Reserve, Pittwater Road, Bayview.
Mona Vale Headland Reserve, off Hillcrest Avenue, Mona Vale.
Turimetta Headland, Warriewood.
Bilarong Reserve, Wakehurst Parkway, North Narrabeen.
St George & Sutherland Shire
Sans Souci Park, Rocky Point Road, Sans Souci.
Carss Bush Park, Carwar Avenue, Carrs Park.
Carss Heritage Cottage, overlooking Kogarah Bay with views of Sans Souci.
Douglas D Cross Gardens, Oatley Avenue, Oatley.
Oatley Memorial Gardens, Oatley Parade, Oatley.
Woodville Park, Hudson Street, Hurstville.
Oatley Park, Dame Mary Gilmore Drive, Oatley.
Memorial Park, Boundary Road, Mortdale.
Rockdale Park, Ador and Bryant Streets, Rockdale.
Arncliffe Park, Mitchell Street, Arncliffe.
Seaforth Park, Beaconsfield Street, Bexley.
Cook Park, General Holmes Drive, Kyeemagh to The Grand Parade, Dolls Point.
Lydham Hall, 18 Lydham Avenue, Bexley.
EG Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, President Avenue & Kareena Road, Caringbah.
Joseph Banks Native Plants Reserve, Manooka Place, Kareela.
Darook Park, Darook Park Road & Stacey Street, Cronulla.
Lilli Pilli Point Reserve, Lilli Pilli Point Road, Lilli Pilli.
Bass and Flinders Point, Gowrie Street, Cronulla.
Salmon Haul Reserve, Gowrie Street, Cronulla.
Como Pleasure Grounds, Cremona Road, Como.
Shelly Park, Ewos Parade, Cronulla.
Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, 782 Kingsway, Gymea.
Royal National Park, Farnell Road, Audley.
Stanwell Park Beach, Lake Road, Stanwell Park.
Hawkesbury & Nepean
Glenleigh Estate, Mulgoa Road, Regentville.
Chapel Hill, 36 Berambing Cres, Berambing.
Loxley on Bellbird Hill, 993 Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong Hills.
Mt Tomah Botanic Gardens, Bells Line of Road, Mount Tomah.
Fernbrook Garden, 2 Queen Street, Kurrajong Heights.
Weir Reserve Gazebo, Bruce Neale Drive, Penrith.
Tench Reserve, Tench Avenue, Penrith.
Victoria Park, Great Western Highway, St Marys.
South Creek Park, Charles Hackett Drive, St Marys.
Woodriff Gardens, Castlereagh Road, Penrith.
Regatta Park, River Road, Emu Plains.
McQuade Park, Richmond & George Streets, Windsor.
Macquarie Park, Bridge Street, Windsor.
Richmond Park, Windsor Road, Richmond.
Crebra and Fibrosa Pavilions, Rouse Hill Regional Park, Windsor Road, Rouse Hill.
Sydney International Regatta Centre, Gate 3, Castlereagh Road, Upper Castlereagh.
Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, 86 River Road, Emu Plains.
Mamre Homestead, Lot 1, Mamre Road, St Marys.
McKell Park, Lindsay Avenue, Darling Point.
McElhone Reserve, Billard Avenue, Elizabeth Bay.
Rushcutters Bay Park, Waratah Avenue, Rushcutters Bay.
Victoria Park, Parramatta Road, Chippendale.
Neilson Park, Vaucluse Road, Vaucluse.
Green Point Reserve, Pacific Street, Watsons Bay.
South Head, Cliff Street, Watsons Bay.
Marks Park, off Fletcher Street, Tamarama.
Bronte Beach, Boundary Street, Bronte.
Ray O’Keefe Reserve, Ramsgate Avenue, Bondi.
Grant Reserve, Neptune Street, Coogee.
Dunningham Reserve, Beach Street, Coogee.
Clovelly Beach Headland, Donnellan Circuit, Clovelly.
Byrne Reserve, Marine Parade, Maroubra.
Yarra Bays Bicentennial Park, Kooringai Avenue, La Perouse.
Bare Island, Anzac Parade, La Perouse.
Watchtower and Cable Station Lawn, Anzac Parade, La Perouse.
Centennial Park, Lang Road, Moore Park.
Mascot Memorial Park, Coward & Botany Roads, Mascot.
Sir Joseph Banks Pleasure Gardens and Foreshore Reserve, Fremlin Street, Botany.
Gaiarine Gardens, Banksia & Ocean Streets, Pagewood.
Nurses War Memorial Chapel, 1 Pine Avenue, Little Bay.
Elizabeth Bay House, 7 Onslow Avenue, Elizabeth Bay.
Vaucluse House, Wentworth Road, Vaucluse.
South West Sydney
Wiley Park, King Georges and Canterbury Roads, Lakemba.
Bankstown City Gardens, Ross and Restwell Streets, Bankstown.
Lake Gillawarna in Mirambeena Regional Park, Henry Lawson Drive, Lansdowne.
Shortland Brush in Mirambeena Regional Park, Henry Lawson Drive, Georges Hall.
Alice Park, Reynolds Avenue, Bankstown. Features landscaped gardens and seating.
RM Campbell Reserve, Sir Joseph Banks Street, Bankstown.
Maluga Park, Gascoigne Road & Rodd Street, Birrong.
East Hills Park, Henry Lawson Drive, East Hills.
Monash Reserve, Henry Lawson Drive, East Hills.
Garrison Park, Beatty Parade, Georges Hall.
Greenacre Heights Reserve, Greenacre Road, Greenacre.
Northcote Reserve, Waterloo & Northcote Roads, Greenacre.
Lambeth Street Reserve, Henry Lawson Drive & Lambeth Street, Panania.
Gazzard Park, Cooper Road, Yagoona.
Georges River National Park, Henry Lawson Drive, Revesby.
Bigge Park, 124 Bigge Street, Liverpool.
Lakeside Park, Castle Rock Court, Wattle Grove.
Chipping Norton Lakes, Homestead Avenue, Chipping Norton.
Voyager Park, Sirius Road, Voyager Point.
Clinches Pond Reserve, Heathcoate Road, Moorebank.
Heritage Rose Garden, Vine Street, Fairfield.
Cabravale Park, Railway Parade, Cabramatta.
Fairfield City Museum, The Horsley Drive, Smithfield.
Lisgar Gardens, Lisgar Road, Hornsby.
Fagan Park, Arcadia Road, Galston.
Pennant Hills Park, Britannia Street, Pennant Hills.
Lilian Fraser Garden, Bellamy & Laurence Streets, Pennant Hills.
Wahroonga Park, Coonanbarra Road, Wahroonga.
Swain Gardens, 77 Stanhope Road, Killara.
Echo Point Park, Normac Road, Roseville Chase.
Rose Seidler House, 71 Clissold Street, Wahroonga.
Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden, 420 Mona Vale Road, St Ives.
Beechwood Cottage, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Pittwater.
Banjo Paterson Park, Punt Road, Gladesville.
Putney Park, Pellisier Road, Putney.
Kissing Point Park, Waterview Street, Putney.
Glades Bay Park, Linsley Street, Gladesville.
Clarkes Point Reserve, Clarke Road, Woolwich.
Gladesville Reserve, Huntley?s Point Road, Gladesville.
Buffalo Creek Reserve, Pittwater Road, Boronia Park.
Lane Cove National Park, Lane Cove Road, North Ryde.
Old St Thomas Chapel, Wilson Crescent, Narellan.
Mount Annan Botanic Garden, Mount Annan Drive, Mt Annan.
Belgenny Farm, Elizabeth Macarthur Avenue, Camden.
Memorial Gardens, Oxley Street, Camden.
Macarthur Park, Menangle Road, Camden.
Chellaston Reserve, Chellaston Road, Camden.
Macquarie Grove, Macquarie Grove Road, Camden.
Camden Airport, Macquarie Grove Road, Camden.
Mawson Park – Queen Street, Campbelltown.
Koshigaya Park, Hurley Street & Camden Road, Campbelltown.
Razorback Lookout, Remembrance Drive, Razorback.
Emily Cottage, Old Menangle Road, Campbelltown.
Historic Water Reservoir & Cattle Tank, between Dumaresq & Allman Streets, Campbelltown.
Pembroke Park, Pembrooke Road, Leumeah.
Simmo’s Beach, Fifth Avenue, Macquarie Fields.
Campbelltown Arts Centre, Old Menangle Road, Campbelltown.
Pictons Botanical Gardens, Regreme Road, Picton.
St Helens Park House, St Helens Drive, St Helens Park.
Camelot, Kirkham Lane, Kirkham.
John Oxley Cottage, Camden Valley Way, Elderslie.
University of Western Sydney Macarthur, Narellan Road, Campbelltown.
Wivenhoe Historic House, 229 Macquarie Grove Road, Camden.
Chapel Hill, 36 Berambing Cres, Berambing.
The Carrington Hotel, 15-47 Katoomba Street, Katoomba.
Everglades Gardens, 37 Everglades Avenue, Leura.
Southall, Great Western Highway, Springwood.
Mt Tomah Botanic Gardens, Bells Line of Road, Mount Tomah.
Cathedral of Ferns, Mt Irvine Road, Mt Wilson.
Mt Victoria Park, Great Western Highway and Station Street, Mt Victoria.
Memorial Park, Prince Edward Street, Blackheath.
Kingsford Smith Park, Lurline & Gang Gang Streets, Katoomba.
Honeymoon Lookout, Cliff Drive, Katoomba.
Civic Place Park, Civic Place, Katoomba.
Leura Cascades, Cliff Drive, Leura.
Bridal Veil Lookout, Cliff Drive, Leura.
Gordon Falls Lookout, Olympian Parade, Leura.
Wentworth Falls Lake, Sinclair Crescent, Wentworth Falls.
Princes Rock Lookout, Falls Road, Wentworth Falls.
Kings Tableland, Tableland Road, Wentworth Falls.
Wilson Park, St Bernards Drive, Lawson.
Corridor of Oaks, Sir Henry?s Parade, Faulconbridge.
Buttenshaw Park, Great Western Highway, Springwood.
Glenbrook Park, Park Street, Glenbrook.
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, 14 Norman Lindsay Crescent, Faulconbridge.
Leuralla, 36 Olympian Parade, Leura.
Bacchante Gardens, Bacchante Street, Blackheath.
Sefton Cottage, Church Lane, Mt Wilson.
The Garden of Karlyle, Woodford.
Hartfields Gardens, Hawkesbury Road, Hawkesbury Heights.
Evans Lookout, Evans Lookout Road, Blackheath.
Cahill’s Lookout – Cliff Drive (off Narrow Neck Road), Katoomba.
Hartley Historic Site, Great Western Highway, Little Hartley.