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Nelson Beach

Plantation Point Road, Jervis Bay, Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 7 Attractions in Jervis Bay
Type: Beaches
Most recent review
- Jan 1, 2014
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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1,189 reviews 1,189 reviews
829 attraction reviews
1,161 helpful votes 1,161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This is a pristine holiday area boasts many beaches, all offering perfection,but for me i liked this white sanded beach with absolutely clear water. Its a cosy stretch of sand,only one km long with calm water and some excellent waves when the surf's up. Amenities are all here and dogs allowed off the leash between 4 pm and 8 am.... More

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Jervis Bay, Australia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
38 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

I spoil myself a couple of days a week by visiting Nelson Beach. Set yourself down on soft white sand, some days the navy are doing their exercises. It good to watch the frigates and helicopters in the distance. Plus I am lucky to spot a pod of dolphins just about every time I visit. Through the week the beach... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Our nearest beach, used by locals to walk their dogs. Sounds bad? No, the locals are friendly, if you are, and the dogs are very well-behaved. There's loads of wildlife and stunning sunrises and sunsets.

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We stayed a short distance from this beach. Was fun watching all the dogs run about and swim in the evening. Good parking, grassy area nearby for picnics.

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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Our dog loved this beach! It's off leash for dogs after 4pm and it's great to have a run around up and down the awesome sand with the dog! The water was clean and the waves were small enough to have a safe swim in.

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