Rose Bay Park

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Rose Bay Park

Rose Bay Park is a small foreshore park located below the Rose Bay Police Station. It is bounded between Point Piper Marina and Rose Bay Marina. The park provides a sandy beach and shaded picnic areas. It is popular for smaller wedding celebrations with a number of reception venues nearby. The park has a number of dinghy racks available for hire and an unfenced softfall playground area with natural shade featuring a climbing frame and gyro spinner.

Getting here

592B New South Head Road, Rose Bay

Pedestrian access from New South Head Road and Wunulla Road

Facilities

Dogs

Dogs permitted on a leash at all times.

Restrictions

The storage of boats (greater than 3m length) is prohibited without Council approval.

History

Rose Bay

Rose Bay was named after The Right Honourable George Rose (he was not knighted) who was joint Secretary to the British Treasury with Thomas Steele, after whom Steel(e) Point at Nielsen Park was named. The name Rose Bay was used as early as 1778 by Captain John Hunter.