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Avalon Beach

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Address: Barrenjoey Road, Avalon Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2004, Australia
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+61 2 9977 1088

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Weekend Visit

lovely place to visit, enjoyed our relaxed mothers day, weekend and driving around was easy, we will return.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Wollongong
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Wollongong
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely place to visit, enjoyed our relaxed mothers day, weekend and driving around was easy, we will return.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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193 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Interesting beach with fishing at both ends and off rocks. Indian head look- decent surf beach- nice channels for swimming to on right days. Parking can be an issue on busy days- but lots of locals walk.

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Thank Gareth G
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

A great beach, not to wide not too small, not quite as cute as the cove beaches you can find but I'm a big fan of it. Has showers and a great coffee van week day mornings.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We stayed in Avalon for 2 weeks in February 5 minutes walk from the beach. We are not surfers but enjoyed watching the surfers particularly at the north end of the beach where you can park

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Thank AndrewP_11
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80 reviews
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

We filmed a couple of scenes at this gorgeous beach for House Hunters International and it was lovely and quiet and absolutely stunning! Great back drop for our interviews.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Such a wonderful and clean beach in NSW. We been there by the weekend with friends and their kids. The beach is about an hour from sydney. Abalon is a nice city for weeken vacation nice restaurants there from Breafast to dinner. We enjoy a wonderful day at the rock pool in pacific ocean. They provide adult pool and kid... More 

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Thank Yammy1299
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76 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

I stayed at Avalon Beach in early Feb. I was fortunate enough to be in a place on the beach. Avalon Beach provides amazing sunrises and sunsets. An easy walk to the beach, we swam in the beach pool as the beach was closed for swimming. Water clean and fresh. Sand is golden and the beach isn't very overcrowded.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We spent a few days with friends who are lucky enough to live in Avalon and made several trips to the beach. There is a tidal pool which is great for kids and adults alike. The swimming area is a little way down the beach, which I'm sure is for very good reason, but be prepared to carry your gear... More 

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Thank MarianneStorey
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80 reviews
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

A part of Sydney that everyone should come to visit. Relaxed, scenic and simply breathtaking. The whole family will enjoy

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Sydney, Australia
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Excellent surfing conditions, a spectacular ocean pool, shade options and the best cafe on any beach in Sydney. Parking is a worry though, especially compared to Newport just down the road which is also pretty good.

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