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Address: Norfolk Island, Australia

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A piece of Paradise

Spent a whole day here swimming and snorkelling, unbelievable to see such colourful fish in this very safe spot to swim, only came out of the water once so that my wife and I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Aratula, Australia
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Aratula, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Spent a whole day here swimming and snorkelling, unbelievable to see such colourful fish in this very safe spot to swim, only came out of the water once so that my wife and I could have a picnic lunch on the beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This is the prettiest bay and beach on the island. The water is crystal clear. The water could have been a degree or two warmer but it was okay once you had been in for a few minutes.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This beautiful bay is magnificent. Beach is safe for all swimmers - water is clean and clear. Snorkeling available. Glorious!

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Mooroopna, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

This is a great little spot to do some snorkelling. The fish are friendly and the water is clear. The scenery is amazing on all the island. Great family holiday.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Has a beautiful sandy beach and a pontoon for swimmers. You can view the coral reef from a glass bottom boat, or hire a kayak to paddle around and view features of the shoreline.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Visited Emily Bay 3 times, equally beautiful on stormy days and on sunny days when the waters were a serene peaceful expanse of blue.

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Rochedale, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

In an idyllic setting the clear still water of Emily Bay is worth the effort - even on a cool day in a stiff breeze.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

What's to dislike. This wonderful bay is perfect for swimming being protected from heavy surf by the reef and a tethered pontoon not far off the beach. Early morning you can have the place to yourself, and the water temperature is still warm. On the really still days the water is crystal clear. Wonderful.

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Sunshine Coast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Beautiful and safe beach for swimming, glass bottom boat, paddle boards, family picnics and just walking along the edge of the water as the sun goes down.

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Mount Tamborine, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The best swimming spot on Norfolk Island - other places are a bit dangerous. Also a good place to meet and chat to others, be they visitors or locals. Take a bottle of wine to watch the sun go down and/or use one of the many BBQs provided.The usual friendly Norfolk feel to the place. The good news is that... More 

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