A holiday rental home in Coogee will put you close to the beach and all of the activities and attractions that make this area so popular with visitors.
Whether you holiday to Coogee in January or June you will find that there are many activities to enjoy. The beaches provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, fishing and surfing. Surfing lessons are available. SCUBA diving is also very popular in this area, and there are several wonderful dive spots. Swimming baths are a unique feature. These baths have been built adjacent to the ocean so they fill with sea water. This allows swimmers who may not feel comfortable venturing into the ocean to still enjoy swimming in the warm salty water. You will find several lovely hiking trails and you can board a ferry for a ride around the harbour.
Coogee is located just 9 kilometres from Sydney. That means that you will have easy access to all of that city’s fabulous attractions. The Sydney Aquarium is filled with marine life from all over the world. See the beautiful creatures and learn about their natural environments and why it is important to protect them. The Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of the most well-known landmarks in the area. Participate in a heart-stopping bridge walk during which you will walk to the very top of the bridge while wearing a harness for safety. The Art Gallery of New South Wales is hugely popular, and features important works from several artists. Museums, such as the Australian National Maritime Museum and the Sydney Jewish Museum offer the chance to learn about various aspects of local history.
There are variations in the temperatures based on the season, but no matter what time of the year you visit you will find weather that is mild and that will allow you to enjoy many activities in the out of doors. Summer in Coogee is from December through February. During this time the average low temperatures are between 17° and 19° C and the average highs are 25° to 26° C. Coogee’s winter season is from June through August. The winter low temperatures are 8° to 9° C and the winter highs are 16° to 17° C. There is between 69 and 131 mm of precipitation per month.
The closest airport to Coogee is Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD) which is located 9 km away. Another option is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), located 26 km from Coogee.