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Shell Beach

Address: Shark Bay Road | Gascoyne Region, Denham, Western Australia 6537, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 18 things to do in Denham
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Melbourne, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
46 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Australian names are very straightforward and Shell Beach is no exception. It tells you everything you need to know: it's completely made out of shells! No sand there, only shells. If you have ever walked on shells you might know that sand is much nicer. And cannot really cut or hurt you. Walking on all these shells was uncomfortable but... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Shell beach is definitely worth a visit if you like viewing millions of tiny shells compressed under your feet , but get there as early as possible to beat the heat.

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Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

stunning beach with millions very small shells. the water is very clear and due to being in nice hot weather the water was nice and hot. very unspoilt beach, not one you would go to sunbathe on but lovely to stop and see it,

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Shell Beach shells, shells, shells so white and its like you can see forever, what a beautiful place to visit and no sand, just gorgeous

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Geraldton, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

It's an interesting place - especially with all of the information signs strategically placed that explain how this beach formed, worth a visit

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Perth, WA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We had two stops here when we stayed in Denham, both times we visited Shell Beach the tide was a long way out and the exposed location was very windy. That said, the beach is fascinating and the location and morphology is very interesting. Well worth a stop, and if the weather was more inviting we would have stayed a... More 

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Hawthorn East
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

It is a beautiful natural spot. Walking around the beach is quite pretty and the water is very clear but shallow.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

If your driving past, don't miss this stop. This beautiful beach of not sand but shells. The waters is crystal clear & contains double the salt of any other beach. We stopped for a swim, the sun & salt on our skin felt amazing. You will be amazed at the beauty

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The beach is amazing in its morphology, shape and feel. The waters offshore are crystal clear and warm.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We made a short stop on our way up to Denham, an awesome location and you'd never believe the beach was entirely made of shells until you step on it! Water was also very calm and shallow although we didn't go for a swim. Definitely worth a stop off!

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