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Address: The Esplanade, Balmoral, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia

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Beautiful Local Beach

It is more difficult to access this local beach because you have to take the bus, but it is definitely worth the effort. Try the Boathouse while you are there for some great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Dallas, Texas, United States
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Dallas, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

It is more difficult to access this local beach because you have to take the bus, but it is definitely worth the effort. Try the Boathouse while you are there for some great drinks, but get there early, it is first come, first serve.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This along with Chinamans has to be one of the best beach hang outs , never crowded , plenty to see , wonderful views , not to be missed

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Boat Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Balmoral is a beautiful white sandy beach that is not too crowded and fabulous for young children. The water is clean and clear and is calm which is great for little children. There is a smattering of eateries and cafes along the beach from takeaway to fine dining.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach. Lovely to walk along. To sit at a cafe beside. To swim and to snorkel. There is even SUP and kayak hire ( but we haven't tried this). But be warned, this must be the most expensive public parking in NSW - $9 an hour! I have never seen anything close to this high. Shame... More 

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Didcot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A great place to walk , swim and eat at the waterside restaurants. Good parking but expensive along beach but a lovely place to be on a hot summers day.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Picturesque and perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon. We wandered along the beach to the square shaped pier. The swimming area enclosed by a shark net was deep enough to jump in and loads of children lined up for a turn. Yummy fish and chips from a very busy shop across the road for dinner - wouldn't recommend the garden... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Balmoral Beach is very child friendly with a gorgeous safe little rock pool at the northern end. There is plenty of shade toward the southern end of the beach and the netted swimming area is perfect for children. There is no surf so parents can relax & enjoy the water with their children & babies. There are lots of cafes... More 

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Sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Two really lovely beaches with shower facilities. Great for swimming. There are a few cafes but, apart from the one adjacent to the beach, you do have to look for them.

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Wollombi, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

One of the best beaches in Sydney, and a great little suburb all round. Something for everyone in regards to food. From cheap eat takeaways to fine dining. It is a really beautiful location and great for photos. There are quite a few moored boats, so you will need to be careful when swimming, but generally there are no waves... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Safe beach for kids as no waves. Jetty great for big kids to jump off and swim to shore. Lots of great cafes and eat in or takeaway. Kiosk near jetty has the best chips! Good coffee and lots of food options for kids. Our favourite place to go. Parking is expensive at $9/hr.

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