The Definitive Guidebook
The Bondi to Manly Walk is the definitive guide to Sydney’s stunning coastline.
A spectacular 80 km track – Sydney’s newest multi-day harbour walk – connects the iconic beaches of Bondi and Manly, and will have you winding through secluded bays, protected bushland and the glittering harbour city along the way.
A must-have for Sydneysiders and visitors alike, the guide will surprise and delight even the most familiar walkers, combining fascinating local and natural histories with clear instructions.
Covering every bay, beach and headland between Bondi and Manly, day walkers can also choose from 12 feature walks, including:
- Bronte to Bondi
- Federation Cliff Walk near Vaucluse
- Hermitage Foreshore Walk near Rose Bay
- South Head at Watsons Bay
- The Spit to Manly Walk
- Manly’s North Head
Easy-to-use, The Bondi to Manly Walk contains track notes and maps for casual day walkers and multi-day hikers alike. With accommodation and detailed itineraries for those wanting the challenge of inn-to-inn style hiking, as well as notes for families and dog walkers, it truly has something for everyone.
If you’ve ever – or never – experienced the astonishing Sydney coastline, you need this book. Tara Wells has captured everything you need to know to immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Sydney’s coastal trails, whether its for a quick dip into the sparkling waters that grace its shores or the full monty, walking 80km from Bondi to Manly.
From its rich history, to what to carry, where to dine and sleep or how not to get lost, she’s covered it all, with passion and flair. I love this book, and so will you.DI WESTAWAY OAM
Founder, Wild Women On Top
Tara doesn’t just talk the talk – she walks one of the world’s most beautiful walks.ADAM SPENCER
Author, Comedian, Maths Geek
Where to Buy
The Bondi to Manly Walk Guidebook is in all good Australian bookstores. Please consider supporting your local independent bookstore. Or choose an Australian-owned online store, like Booktopia.
Borrow it from a Library
If your library doesn’t already have a copy of The Bondi to Manly Walk Guidebook, you can usually request that they purchase it.
It’s a library’s mission to meet the needs of its community, so they typically say yes … and at no charge to the person who requested it. (You may need to know the ISBN: it’s9781742237411.)
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes for a book to go from idea to publication, discover the behind-the-scenes story of The Bondi to Manly Walk Guidebook.
It was a ten year genesis involving a honeymoon, a false start and (multiple) lockdowns. Here’s the story behind The Bondi to Manly Walk Guidebook.