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Address: | Manly NSW, Sydney, New South Wales 2095, Australia
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shelly that little gem you find now and then

its a super walk from Manly along a busy walking track with dogs, kids, swimmers , skate boarders, runners young and old, along the way the view is perfect so get out those... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

its a super walk from Manly along a busy walking track with dogs, kids, swimmers , skate boarders, runners young and old, along the way the view is perfect so get out those camera phones and snap away.. little coffee place and gift store along the path, a salt water pool!!! yes clean toilets so its enjoyable, Shelly is small... More 

Thank kim-gai
Victor Harbor, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Short walk along the coast from Manly Beach. Lovely sheltered spot and no shortage of eateries along the way.

Thank Kristyn P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You just take the Manly ferry over to Manly Beach and walk along the boardwalk which is lovely, to Shelly Beach. Shelly Beach is a little cove of a beach..more private and beautiful..there is also a great restaurant close to it..

Thank susan s
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is snorkelling heaven - the most amazing fish can be scene in the bay including some very friendly Blue Gropers who seem to really enjoy the swimmers and lots of other fish.

Thank O5561SQsallym
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As mentioned in my Manly Beach review, when visiting Manly and walking around to Fairy Bower , Shelly Beach is great for a swim & snorkel / dive as its a great marine park .. BBQ area by the beach to cook your own lunch.... Also can drive to Shelly Beach if you go by car,

Thank LagunaMandy
Sawtell, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little beach accessible by a gentle stroll from Manly Beach. Views are lovely and plenty of seating along the way for weary walkers or purveyors of the scenery.

Thank Mima A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous beach as are the majority of them in Australia. Brilliant way to pass a sunny afternoon away!

Thank jillclayton
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great snorkling and diving spot, the water is calm and a bit warmer than in the rest of Manly and if you are lucky you can see some cute tiny Nursing sharks. Its also possible to do BBQ.

Thank Ton S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice little beach with some public bbq. Just bring your meat and it's a lovely place to grill your stuff and eat it at the beach.

Thank Graido
Orange, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you come to Manly Beach, make sure you do the easy promenade along the fairy bower to Shelly Beach. Having first visited this beach as a child, it still continues to amaze. A quiet cove from the rough and tumble of Manly surf it's a favourite for divers and young family's and the view back to Manly is gorgeous.

Thank Espressogal

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