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Parakeet Bay

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Address: Bovell Way | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia

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A great day had on Rottnest Island. We hired some bikes and stopped for a swim here. Don't forget sunscreen as it gets very hot.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
meatm8
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great day had on Rottnest Island. We hired some bikes and stopped for a swim here. Don't forget sunscreen as it gets very hot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Although we visited in hot weather but the beach was lovely to spend some time. Seems a sort of secluded beach with white sand

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Thank Akansha K
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little bay, great if you can get a quite day. Only downside is you only need a few families to visit and its full. We visited early on a morning when it was empty and left at lunch time as it was getting full.

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Thank clarekarl
Powell River, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Beautiful inviting little pocket beach on Rottnest Island beckons you to swim and lounge on the white sand beach. Recommended!

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Thank Pamela F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

An Amazing place clear waters white sand, sheltered not crowded, nice place to swim and snorkel. had the most relaxing experience make sure to have sunscreen.

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Thank Alz99
Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Awesome snorkelling here, we got to see a lot of big fish and even crays and we hardly went out at all. The reef is quite shallow so I felt very safe. Coral and small sea slugs as well.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Parakeet Bay and beach are both gorgeous and a great place to enjoy the views, the beach, relax or go for a swim. Parakeet Bay is noted as one of the best beaches on Rottnest and I could see why. Make sure it's on your list to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Sunny weather, blue water, white sand what more could you want? Perfection - a great destination to cycle to with friends

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Thank Graham S
Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

An excellent safe beach with easy access and not crowded. We spent many happy hours here when we were boat owners.

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Australind, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to visit. Always beautiful and is nicely sheltered from strong winds. Love parakeet bay!

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