Dog-Friendly Beaches on the Northern Beaches of Sydney

Dog-Friendly Beaches Northern Beaches

The Northern Beaches of Sydney are home to a beautiful string of beaches, from Palm Beach south to Manly Beach, plus harbour beaches such as Clontarf. Unfortunately though, the majority of these beaches on the Northern Beaches are not dog-friendly beaches. For starters, currently there are no dog-friendly ocean-facing beaches on the Northern Beaches. Although … Read more

Are Dogs Allowed in the Botanic Gardens in Sydney?

Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

While dogs are allowed in most parks and reserves in Sydney and the rest of NSW, this doesn’t extend to botanic gardens. Find out whether dogs are allowed in each of the botanic gardens in Sydney, plus some excellent dog-friendly gardens you can instead visit with your dog. Are Dogs Allowed in the Royal Botanic … Read more

Dog-Friendly Dubbo: Visiting Dubbo with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Dubbo

Dubbo is one of the most popular holiday destinations in country NSW. About a five hour drive from Sydney, it’s close enough for a long weekend trip or else visit the city on a road trip around the state. Find out what to do when visiting Dubbo with your dog, plus tips on where to … Read more

Dog-Friendly Broken Hill: Visiting with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Broken Hill

One of the most unusual destinations in NSW, the Outback mining town of Broken Hill is an essential stop on an Outback road trip, not far from the South Australian border. Find out more about dog-friendly Broken Hill, from what to do with your dog to where to stay. Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Broken Hill I … Read more

38 of the Best Dog-Friendly Hotels in Sydney

Dog-Friendly Hotels Sydney

Whether you’re visiting Sydney with your dog or just looking for a fabulous pet-friendly staycation in the harbour city, luckily there’s no shortage of pet-friendly hotels in Sydney. An increasing number of hotels have become pet-friendly in Sydney in recent years, both new and existing. Whether you’re after a luxury 5-star hotel that welcomes pets, … Read more

12 of the Best Off-Leash Dog Parks in Sydney

Off-Leash Dog Parks Sydney

No matter where you live in Sydney, there’s an off-leash dog park nearby. From fenced dog parks to wide open spaces, there’s off-leash exercise areas for dogs in the inner city, along the city’s beaches and in the western suburbs. These are some of my favourite (and my dog’s favourite) off-leash dog parks in Sydney… … Read more

Dog-Friendly Ballina: Visiting Ballina with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Ballina

The town of Ballina on the North Coast of NSW is the more laid back alternative to hip Byron Bay. It’s located about a 30 minute drive south of Byron, at the mouth of the Richmond River and an easy detour off the Pacific Highway. Find out what to do and where to stay when … Read more

Dog-Friendly Nambucca Heads: Visiting with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Nambucca Heads

Nambucca Heads is a sleepy town on the Mid North Coast of NSW, about 40 minutes south of Coffs Harbour. During the warmer months of the year, it’s a popular beachside holiday destination. Find out what to do and where to stay when visiting Nambucca Heads with your dog. Dog-Friendly Beaches in Nambucca Heads Dogs … Read more

38 of the Best Fenced Dog Parks in NSW

Best Fenced Dog Parks in NSW

An increasing number of fenced dog parks are being built around Australia, including in NSW. Whether you’re travelling with your dog and don’t have access to your own fenced yard, or you want somewhere for your dog to socialise without worrying that they can run off, it’s a welcome development. While not a comprehensive list, … Read more