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Address: Norfolk Island, Australia

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Beautiful swimming beach

Great to walk around and see the different views of the bay and beaches. There's a swimming pontoon anchored out the bay that you can swim to. Or just have a slow walk around and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

A lovely spot even in the winter. Well worth a drive down or you could even walk. Very picturesque with the cows grazing and feral hens and roosters scattered around

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Wendouree
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Great to walk around and see the different views of the bay and beaches. There's a swimming pontoon anchored out the bay that you can swim to. Or just have a slow walk around and enjoy the fresh are a beautiful colours of the beach and water

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

What a lovely spot Emily Bay is the water was lovely and we took our snorkel gear and we saw some fish straight away. the first time we went they didn't have the pontoon in the water but the 2nd time they did some i swam to it hopped on and sat and enjoyed the view. Bay is ideal for... More 

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Auckland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Whether the tide is in or out this beach is nice for a swim. Protected from the ocean by a coral reef keeps the nasties out. One of the very few sandy beaches on the island. Cool but still okay for a swim in July. Changing rooms and toilets available two thirds of the way down the beach. A pontoon... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Very safe beach would be ideal for families on a warm sunny day. Toilet block and change rooms close by.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Nothing to dislike....quaint like the rest of Norfolk island. We were there in winter so did not go swimming. The bay is protected from sharks by a natural reef. The reef can be explored on board a glass bottom boat which operates daily..

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Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

A beautiful Golden Sandy Bay, with rocky outcrops both sides, to highlight the smooth sand and safe swimming area. Three different toilet blocks provided, with toilet paper provided, and serviced regularly. We took a walk along the sand, climbed up on the protective dunes, and got a brilliant view out to seek towards Phillip Island. We took brilliant photos with... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

A beautiful sandy beach with calm waters. There is plenty of parking nearby with tables and seating. A great place for families. The bay is protected from winds. A safe place to snorkel, and check out the coral reefs.

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Dannevirke
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Beautiful beach must visit the finest golld sand good parking perfect for a picnic even in winter it was perfect

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

A beautiful bay for swimming and snorkeling in, my husband snorkeled in June while i enjoyed the quiet and tranquility of the beach sat and read my book listening to the sea.

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Address: Norfolk Island, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Norfolk Island

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