Our region is filled with beautiful parks and reserves so why not embrace the space and enjoy the stunning locations on offer. 

With 133 kilometres of coastline and 90 square kilometres of open space, including protected natural habitat and wetlands as well as 334 parks, there is plenty to see and do.

Why not pack a picnic, visit a quiet beach or set out on a bush walk? It will do wonders for your physical and mental wellbeing. Perhaps you can challenge yourself to discover the hidden gems in our region.

Remember to embrace the space and maintain your distance while catching up with family and friends or enjoying some quiet time unplugging from the digital world.

We've collated some information that can help you find the perfect spot for your next picnic, walk, bike ride, swim or rock-pool ramble.

Embracing the space available throughout the region will help you to stay COVID-safe this summer. 

Read our guide highlighting some of the hidden gems of our region:


'Embrace the space' with these unique open spaces and activities