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Love this beach

I think Port beach is the best beach in the Illawarra. The water is always clean and it doesn’t get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Awesome beach and pool

I grew up on Port Kembla beach and swimming at the pool (previous one). The new pool is even... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“salt water”(7 reviews)
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All reviews olympic pool salt water pool area olympic size on duty great swimming pool port kembla plenty of parking surf club change rooms both sides great spot whole family bite to eat all ages patrolled illawarra
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think Port beach is the best beach in the Illawarra. The water is always clean and it doesn’t get deep too quick so it very rarely has dumping waves. It also has a Great fish and chip shop on the beach and beach showers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank robynlavin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up on Port Kembla beach and swimming at the pool (previous one). The new pool is even better. There’s nothing better than diving under a wave there and feeling the salt water rush over your skin and tug at your hair. I love...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Artarmon6
Reviewed 11 December 2018

If beach swimming is your thing, Port Kembla beach is one of the best. I grew up swimming at Port Kembla and have always felt safe. It is a beautiful spot and there are excellent amenities. Family friendly with options of snorkeling the reef. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lissydaz54
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Port Kembla beach is a fabulous surf beach which is also leash free for dogs beyond the surf club . There is also a fabulous family friendly pool nestled on th approach to the beach . Entry is free and it's great for little ones...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GayeM60
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Choice of saltwater pool or great beach. Often less crowded than other beaches. Have Olympic size pool and learner pool to choose from

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jonathano134
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Wonderful day with family, Nice beach and ample parking and Free saltwater swimming pool for all. You can spend the day at the beach with family & Kids. Ideal for a Picnic.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Raymen S
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great family friendly clean beach. There is an outside pool or you can swim in the ocean. Lovely rock pools for the little kids to play near as well as locally known Paddy’s a rock the bigger kids can jump off into...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank KarenJames828
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Love Port Kembla beach. Patrolled beach and pools for every age. There are clean change rooms and showers. A cafe on site for fish and chips and cafe style meals and drinks. South of the beach is a dog of the lead area for your...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Petra P
Reviewed 6 August 2018

a beautiful swimming pool on the beach, wonderful back drop and great walk, close to a cafe and great walk to the lighthouse.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 508chaneller
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great section of beach in a tucked away spot, lifeguards are on duty, swimming pool available and change rooms & amenities, also and good little canteen/café where you can grab a feed or a coffee, also parking nearby. Good day outing for a different location...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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