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Beautiful beach

If you get up early, and come to this beach just before sunrise, it is so lovely to watch the sun... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jenn P
Wangi Wangi, Australia
Great day out.

Stunning view, clean beach, free parking, we saw many types of birds but not allowed to feed them... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Booner St & Beach Rd, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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All reviews surf club sand dunes life guards patrolled area free parking port stephens around the corner body surfing wheel driving beautiful location wonderful place clean white sand long walk clear water waves beach headland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you get up early, and come to this beach just before sunrise, it is so lovely to watch the sun come up on the horizon. Sometimes there are dolphins travelling across the bay. Such a beautiful site.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jenn P
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Stunning view, clean beach, free parking, we saw many types of birds but not allowed to feed them, romantic walk for couples. We enjoyed a lot.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank louiszeena
Reviewed August 13, 2018

we walked this beach and Jimmy's beach both had the whitest sand and bluest water also islands views fishing here was good recommend checking out these beaches

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jo S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

It’s a bit of a walk but worth it. Sand would be to hot to walk on in summer. Great fun in spring autumn and winter.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peter/Kelli M
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We took our mini schnauzer to the off leash area of Bennets Beach where she was free to run on the clean white sand. The beach was almost empty with just a few other groups walking their dogs or fishing. Everyone was cordial and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SusanBrown2911
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Whale and dolphin watching would of been perfect . A great little haven we have found and will return too

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Liz M
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great location. All facilities are very close. Not crowded. A great place to visit and especially with children

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank robynm20172017
Reviewed May 11, 2018

40 km of pristine white sand with the ocean on one side and national park on the other. It is dog friendly and pooch has a ball.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JohnS4612233
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We have been visiting Hawks Nest for over 10 years now because it has everything we are looking for in a family holiday, which is mostly to relax and enjoy some time together. A perfect Hawks Nest day for us is a morning spent on...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Mairwen1
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Smell the sea, look out to the islands & enjoy the bird life, whilst being close to the amenities that we enjoy (coffee & good food. A lovely little park overlooks the beach. With a more sheltered just behind the Surf club.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Geraldine M
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