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Beautiful coastline

A lovely section of a lovely coastline. The views are accessible to all, and if you are sure of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sue T
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Canberra, Australia
Volcanic rocks

Cathedral Rocks is an interesting volcanic rock formation situated 3km out of town at the southern... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lindadownunder
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Perth, Australia
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Cliff Drive, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely section of a lovely coastline. The views are accessible to all, and if you are sure of foot you can climb down to the rock pools. (There are no signs saying you can't but there's no defined track either.) The geology is fascinating....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sue T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cathedral Rocks is an interesting volcanic rock formation situated 3km out of town at the southern end of Jones Beach. The rocks make a good photo opportunity with the changing light of the day.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

After driving around and asking people we neede to follow the sign 'blowhole' as the rock is not mentioned. After findin the lava outcrop we realised (saw) why it is not a mayor attraction. Not worth spending 15 minutes trying to find it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huys25
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Located at the southern end of Jones Beach. Easy to walk to the rocky outcrops. It is easier at low tide. We spent a while photographing the rocks from many angles. There is a cave but we did not venture in the cave.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous spot with turquoise water and green, lush grass. Just a short drive from Wollongong - paradise at our doorstep!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 303leylab
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Well worth a look walked from the next beech back on to the rocks photos from the cave looking out onto rocks are fabulous

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

You will be attracted by the different looks of rocks. Very relaxing, just sit down to watch the waves or to take some stunning shots of the ocean.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank openyoureyes369
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Good spot to take photos, or just have a picnic and take in the views. Do not be tempted to climb down to the rocks nearby, the seas in this area can be treacherous.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank pmtravels_11
Reviewed June 15, 2018

At first we didn’t know how to get there. We went the other side and it was easier to go down. There were so many rocks, especially black rocks. We explored the rocks. We had to keep an eye on the tide, as it was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Don't come to late in the day as the sun will be behind the hill and you won't have the rocks illuminated. Also try for low tide if you're keen to get inside the cave for that unique view.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Sorry for the delay in answering and even more sorry that I don't know. Hope you have a good time: it's s beautiful area.
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