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Palm Cove Beach

Address: Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Water was cooler than the hotel pool and more 'chill'. SLS are watching over the whole area as it was Stinger season, but the fenced off area was a perfect morning start!.

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Penrith, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Pretty hard to sit in any of the restaurants and cafes in Palmy looking at this beach. real tough stuff. Take the tip and only swim in the netted area. Jellies are just not worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Forget Cairns city the tranquility is out near the beaches. Lovely place and there is a stinger net for swimming as well as kayak hire available.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The water temp was amazing and the waves were great fun. The area is beautiful with lots of lovely restaurants.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We came here for a day trip and really had a good time on the beach and talking to the marine biologists doing research here. The sand, sun and view were incredible as well as the esplanade with all the eating choices. There was a swim area netted off that allowed over a hundred people to safely enjoy the warm... More 

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Port Augusta, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Nice beach - not much swimming due to what could be lurking in the water and high waves due to wind. Lots of room to play on sand!!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Breathtakingly gorgeous beach set is idyllic tropical surrounds. Limited public toilets. Limited parking spaces which thankfully limited the cars!

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Sunward Park
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The town is very quaint, with stunning views out to sea and the islands. The promenade is shaded with beautiful trees and palms. Lovely to walk along the beach front, there are shops, taverns, cafes and spas all along the beach front which are conveniently accessible to all the resorts.and apartments which overlook the sea. It's not far from Cairns,... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My 3 friends and I packed up our esky with chicken, prawns, quiche, dips/biscuits and of course the celebratory champagne for NYE, setup our table and chairs beach side at beautiful Palm Cove. Combined with a clear balmy night we had it all.....stunning location, good friends, tasty treats, fine wine, happiness and laughter. Williams Esplanade was a fairyland of lights... More 

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BENONI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

A really quaint place very attractive surroundings Was just passing through but would definitely go back and stay there

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