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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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Takes your breath awayy

One of the nicest beach near Sydney. Wide, beautiful sand, amazing unlimited ocean views. Surf is a bit though so not perfect for swimming every day but what a place for a nice... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 31, 2015
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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160 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

One of the nicest beach near Sydney. Wide, beautiful sand, amazing unlimited ocean views. Surf is a bit though so not perfect for swimming every day but what a place for a nice walk or leisurely bronzing session.

Thank Pierre171
Southampton, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

A beautiful and picturesque beach with a seawater rock pool, good surf, lots of shady trees, adequate if expensive parking, and a great kiosk.

Thank smithfastjet
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

I spent my whole youth on this beach and still can't get the sand from my toes! The beach has a very pretty drive down to it, winding round the headland above Dolphin Bay. The whole place really suits visiting in a 1960s open-top sports car. Once you're there, the setting will take your breath away. It can be a... More 

Thank 502Roland_H
Wollombi, Australia
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135 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Such a beautiful beach. A little rough for swimming in the sea, but there is a secure pool at one end. Good for surfing. Lifeguard on duty at weekends. Rock-pools to explore at one end at low tide. Rock fishing seems popular. Toilets and showers. Car park (not free) and cafe. Steep stairs at one end to street level and... More 

Thank RosiePoseyLips
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467 reviews
193 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

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
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

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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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

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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863 reviews
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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 15, 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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125 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 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

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