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Address: Shark Bay Road | Gascoyne Region, Denham, Western Australia 6537, Australia
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I wish we had had enough time there to go for a dip, but as it was, we had to make do with a short walk along this amazing beach. The shells are just beautiful, and the whole... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Canberra, Australia
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I wish we had had enough time there to go for a dip, but as it was, we had to make do with a short walk along this amazing beach. The shells are just beautiful, and the whole beach gleams white in the sunlight.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

You cannot go to Monkey Mia and not stop at Shell Beach. Fascinating place. White tiny shells that look kill sand from afar. Too salty for swimming

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It was an experience to sit on a beach made up of shells. An amazing feeling! A must for nature buffs who delight in the wonders of earth that are fast disappearing. Indeed deserving to be a World Heritage site.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Great stop on the way to or from shark bay. Its purely a beach made of little shells so remember your shoes. Not really a stop for swimming but a great place to sit and relax for a little stop.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

That's a beach of tiny shells, so it just look like a white sand beach with nothing around, actually pretty boring. Howether Worth to see if you go to Monkey Mia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This was really cool to see. I went here for sunset and they stayed and watched the milkyway in the stars. It actually felt like I was on the moon with all the white shells everywhere. Such a unique place definitely worth a stop

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Pristine white shell beach. The children can go in and be perfectly safe and walk almost 100 metres in with water only thigh deep.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Shell beach, a natural wonder, covered in tiny cockle shells. The waters are crystal clear and a beautiful turquoise colour. The water is hyper salty and the great information boards explains the evolution and history of the beach and the commercial business of making shell blocks for building. A good parking are and toilets.

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Port Augusta, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

this beach is the most amazing place and a must see !!! Millions of white cockle shells that they claim are up to 9 meters deep ?? Crystal clear water great spot for a swim also has a toilet block

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Fabulous spot. Beautiful. Absolutely amazingly clear water, wish we could return... Helpful tip - we used our flynet head gear!

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Address: Address: Shark Bay Road | Gascoyne Region, Denham, Western Australia 6537, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Denham

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