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Carrickalinga Beach

| Carrickalinga, Carrickalinga, South Australia, Australia
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Untouched, beautiful beach!

Great for swimming with the kids on the right days! Beautiful sandy beach. We were lucky enough to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HeatherandSimon
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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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Life’s a beach

Absolutely stunning beach, safe for swimming, relaxing and holidaying without the crowds, but so... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Kim B
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Adelaide
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| Carrickalinga, Carrickalinga, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great for swimming with the kids on the right days! Beautiful sandy beach. We were lucky enough to see 3 dolphins swimming really close to the shore- amazing!

Thank HeatherandSimon
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning beach, safe for swimming, relaxing and holidaying without the crowds, but so close to McLaren Vale and Adelaide.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visited Normanville several time in the last 4 year but it is only in our last visit did we discover the Carrickalinga Beach. This beach is beautiful with soft white sand. There are very nice walking tracks on one half the other side it...More

Thank Vinod K
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Beautiful long beach with white sand and rock pools to investigate. Looked like a great sport for a family day out.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The sandy beach that extends from Carrickalinga down past Normanville is beautiful. A perfect spot for your family day out at the beach, or to take your dog or girlfriend for a walk. The well maintained carpark, gardens and boardwalk ramps make a pretty introduction...More

Thank Coyander
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Quiet , peaceful , serenity , love , chicken soup for the soul . Special place , great walking pathway fresh sea breeze

1  Thank Holli W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Carrickalinga beautiful unspoilt beach. Clean white sand, safe swimming. Watch dolphins cruise past.

Thank lyndal58499
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I find the beach grounding regardless of where in the world it is. Regardless of the current weather - it can be calm and rugged at the same time. It is unspoilt and beautiful. The vastness of the coast and sea are unobscured. It really...More

Thank S_in_SANDAG
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Beautiful unspoilt beach - no distractions only sand , views and daily dolphins swimming so close to the beach you can almost touch them. A definite must visit but be self sufficient - Carrikakinga has no shops - just holiday homes and a very small...More

Thank 357Mags
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Lovely beach in a great part of SA and so close to the adelaide CBD by other cities standards. The only thing that would improve this beach would be some sort of kiosk or cafe or even a food truck! i understand the community doesn't...More

Thank Sofia C
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