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Address: Barrenjoey Road, Whale Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2107, Australia
Phone Number: +61 (0)2 9977 1088
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Beach located on Sydney's northern peninsula.

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Whale Beach in Pittwater, NSW

We came to this area twice. One day we were invited to a barbecue at a house on the hill and the next day to a wedding celebration in a nearby restaurant. We loved the stunning... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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English first
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452 reviews
188 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to this area twice. One day we were invited to a barbecue at a house on the hill and the next day to a wedding celebration in a nearby restaurant. We loved the stunning views from the hill and the beach looks so beautiful from above. They told us that there are regular whale sightings. I kept looking... More 

Thank travelsafer
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little beach, takes a little effort to get to but very well worth the travel. Good clean facilities, ocean pool at one end and Pines trees to spread a blanket under.

Thank sydneyswagman
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK for a lazy sunny day on a lovely clean beach but little facilities and costly parking worth a visit

Thank alantm m
Sydney, Australia
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772 reviews
188 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3,192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Whale Beach is located on the Northern Beaches nestled between Avalon Beach and 3km south of Palm Beach. Its a very pretty beach with excellent facilities. There is a fabulous surf club with toilets, showers, 25m Ocean Swimming Pool , playground, picnic area, Patrolled beach & plenty of parking. Access to Whale Beach is via Whale Beach Road which passes... More 

2 Thank Ellemay
Sydney, Australia
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51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

A lovely place to get away from Sydney for a day trip. A great surf club and café are there for a coffee, or some lunch.

2 Thank dan1255
Newport, Australia
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114 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

What more can I say another beautiful peninsula beach. The ocean rock pool is a wonderful example of the many rock pools to be found on Sydney beaches.Again a little hard to find but a beautiful drive.

2 Thank Tanya W
Sydney, Australia
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65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Wonderful part of the northen beaches. Great for a picnic, etc. Whilst in the area also visit Palm Beach

1 Thank Ballistic888
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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867 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 578 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Another of the beautiful Northern Beaches. This one is more of a 'locals' beach as it is not on a direct bus line (unlike Palm Beach, Avalon, Newport etc) and really requires a car to access. It has a wave pool and headland at each end for exploring at low tide. We came here yesterday and there were quite a... More 

Thank Albywon
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It is a long drive through suburban areas but the views for the last part are wonderful and the beach is glorious. Well worth the drive. And then there is Ripples for great food!

Thank David S
Sydney, Australia
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180 reviews
95 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Whale Beach is a truly gorgeous beach (on Sydney's "Northern beaches"). It is a fair way up the "peninsula" if you don't live nearby - but well worth the drive. I have only been there latish afternoons but have (maybe because of that) always found it quiet and not the least bit crowded. It's a great place to relax and... More 

Thank Jeanette M

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