Top 10 surf spots in NSW, Australia

Published: 4 Dec 2017

Sydney’s iconic Bondi Beach is the 10th site in NSW to be recognised as one of Australia’s top surfing destinations and named a National Surfing Reserve.


National Surfing Reserves are 'iconic' places of intrinsic environmental, heritage, sporting and cultural value.

Top beaches in NSW that have also been named National Surfing Reserves are:

  1. Angourie
  2. Crescent Head
  3. Lennox Head
  4. Cronulla­
  5. Merewether
  6. Killalea
  7. North Narrabeen
  8. Manly-Freshwater
  9. Maroubra
  10. Bondi

Minister for Lands and Forestry Paul Toole said Bondi was one of the state’s most valuable Crown assets.

“I’m very pleased that this world-class surf beach has gained the recognition it deserves,” Mr Toole said.

Learn more about National Surfing Reserves

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