35 Best Dog-Friendly Days Out Around Sydney

Dog-friendly day trips Sydney

Looking for a fun day out with your dog around Sydney? No matter what you’re after, from dog-friendly walks to off-leash beaches to awesome dog-friendly cafes and even some unexpected surprises, I’ve got you covered with plenty of ideas for dog-friendly day trips around Sydney. All these ideas are located within a two hour drive … Read more

Driving the Pacific Highway from Sydney to Brisbane with a Dog

Driving Pacific Highway with a Dog

Whether you’re driving from Sydney to Queensland or to one of the many other popular holiday destinations along the NSW North Coast, you’ll likely to be driving along the Pacific Highway. And while recent upgrades have reduced driving times, it’s still a long 10 hour drive from Sydney to Brisbane (without holiday traffic!) If your … Read more

25 Best Dog-Friendly Walks In and Around Sydney

Dog-friendly walks Sydney

No matter what time of year, it’s the perfect season to go for a walk in Sydney, whether a stroll along the coast or a hike through the many patches of bushland that dot the city. But what if you want to bring along your dog? While many hiking trails in Sydney don’t permit dogs, … Read more

Dog-Friendly Batemans Bay, NSW: Visiting with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Batemans Bay

If you’re looking for somewhere to head along the NSW coast with plenty of dog-friendly beaches, look no further than Batemans Bay! Along the stretch of coastline north and south of the town, from South Durras to the Moruya River, there’s twelve 24-hour off-leash beaches, plus plenty more timeshare options. With a wide range of … Read more

Dog-Friendly Central Coast: Visiting with a Dog

Dog Friendly Central Coast

If you’re planning to head to the Central Coast with your dog, you’re be happy to discover that there’s plenty of dog-friendly options available. Situated so close to Sydney on the NSW coast, the Central Coast is great for either a dog-friendly day out or quick getaway. Check out these dog-friendly beaches, walks, parks, cafes … Read more

Dog-Friendly Wollongong: Visiting the Gong with a Dog

Dog-friendly Wollongong

The Wollongong area is a great dog-friendly destination in NSW to visit near Sydney. It’s less than a 90 minute drive from the Sydney CBD to the centre of Wollongong, or just over an hour to the northern suburbs, making it perfect for a day trip. There’s plenty of dog-friendly attractions in Wollongong, especially its … Read more

Dog-Friendly NSW: Travelling in NSW with a Dog

Dog-friendly NSW

As a lifelong resident of New South Wales in Australia, I used to think there weren’t many options for holidaying with a dog. However, whether things are becoming more dog-friendly or its simply a matter of researching what is available, there’s an incredible variety of things to do on holidays with your dog in NSW. … Read more

Dog-Friendly Byron Bay: Visiting Byron Bay with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Byron Bay

Byron Bay in northern NSW is one of the most popular beach destinations on Australia’s East Coast. But what if you’re visiting with a dog? On my recent visit with my pup I investigated everything dog-friendly in Byron Bay, and can recommend these options for your visit, from what beaches allow dogs, to where to … Read more

18 of the Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in NSW

Dog-Friendly Beaches NSW

Looking for the best dog-friendly beaches to visit in New South Wales? After road tripping up and down the coast with my pooch, Schnitzel, here’s our selection of the best dog beaches in NSW. Note that for the purpose of this list, we’ve restricted our definition of dog-friendly beaches to only those beaches on the … Read more