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Address: 536 New South Head Road, Double Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2028, Australia
Phone Number: 61 02 9328 2018
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Excellent little pool with brilliant facilities - showers/toilets/snacks. Its perfect for really hot days because there is lots of shaded park up from the beach.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Emma T
Sydney, Australia

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hi everyone - I'm a local resident and tired of reminding visitors to this part of the world 'smoking is prohibited' anywhere on the beach. There are people who leave their butts and rubbish behind. This is unique place and we pay significant council fees to keep it maintained. If you don't want to abide by these rules then stay... More 

Thank Gekmor
Sydney, Australia
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent little pool with brilliant facilities - showers/toilets/snacks. Its perfect for really hot days because there is lots of shaded park up from the beach.

Thank Emma T
Noosa, Australia
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21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

That's quite a chilled out pool if you wanna have an easy "beach" day and live in the eastern suburbs. It is pretty small though and quite crowded on the weekends, but during the week it can be very very nice and chilled out. Especially for families and kids the pool is nice due to the barrier and some things... More 

Thank PatD017
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good spot if you've got older kids that can carry their own bags and food. Our kids (10 in total aged between 5months to 12 years) didn't like it coz they said the ladder was too slippery and the steps were too far apart for them to climb up. I didn't really like it for the younger kiddies... More 

Thank Shauntelle A
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217 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

We meet regularly for breakfast as a group and can strongly recommend this cafe Great views over the harbour in a quiet setting that's never too crowded. Reasonable prices and tasty food plus good coffee. Recommended

Thank bigvicSydney
Quezon City, Philippines
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23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We went during summer. It was too crowded and the water didn't seem too clean. Would be fun if there weren't as many people since it is just a small beach. What I didn't like though was that there weren't enough eateries. They only had redleaf cafe which didn't offer enough choices.

Thank happytravels1288
County Cork, Ireland
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Great harbour pool is very good if you don't like big waves or rip tides , excellent facilities on site changing rooms , showers plus nice cafe.

Thank Pat H
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

The classic "Red leaf pool" has been a great hidden swimming spot for Sydney locals for years. There is a great cafe on site, changing rooms, lots of places to sit either on grass, cement or sand. The water is safe for kids and you can do laps there no problems. There are two pontoons to swim out to to... More 

Thank WhiskeyHotel
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Geat harbour swimming pool with a beach and an open beach next door. Popular with adults and children of the area in well looked after surroundings.

Thank psarlos
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

great view. Overcrowded in summer. algae. council needs to maintain the benches, much of the wood has deteriorated.

Thank Georges H

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