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Elwood Beach

Ormond Esplanade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
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Elwood Beach is much quieter and chilled out than it’s cousin St Kilda Beach just North and has a... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
WorldTravla7
,
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
WHATS NOT TO LOVE

Just another of Melbourne's great beaches. They are perfect for families with good expanses of... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Dencal1945
,
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
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“yacht club” (3 reviews)
“walking path” (3 reviews)
“bike trail” (2 reviews)
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Ormond Esplanade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
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"yacht club"
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"walking path"
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"clear water"
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"clean sand"
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"sunset walk"
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"st kilda"
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"toilet facilities"
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"hot days"
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"an ice cream"
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"watch the sunset"
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"inner city"
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"watch the world"
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"port phillip bay"
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Elwood Beach is much quieter and chilled out than it’s cousin St Kilda Beach just North and has a walking track (the Foreshore trail which runs from Port Melbourne to Elwood) running parallel to the water surrounded by Elwood Park (complete with playgrounds and picnic...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Just another of Melbourne's great beaches. They are perfect for families with good expanses of clean sand and water levers very good for the smaller children Toilets and a kiosk are present

Thank Dencal1945
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We loved this beach, some days windy and very choppy waters, the rest of the time absolutely motionless and still. Wear factor 50 always and drink water the uv rays are intense. Walk to St Kilda's or to Brighton and so many water sporters to...More

1  Thank Marie n Jules m
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a nice harbour beach with no waves, good facilities and a good stretch of sand. The area is well maintained and the beach is popular with the locals. There's plenty of bike racks if you want to cycle here.

Thank JonHSydney
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach, clean and tidy. Clean facilities and easy parking. Visited for an afternoon, great with the children, safe water with life guards, shallow sloping beach into the water and just enough waves to be fun for the older ones! Well worth a visit.

Thank TheBandasaks
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I spend most sunny weekends here. Nice place for friends and family to hang out and go for a swim. Great place to watch the sun go down

Thank logan b
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The beach appears safe with life guards present. The day we went was cloudy and the place was almost empty with free car parking spaces available. The waves were just right and probably due to 41C temperature the previous day the water was nice and...More

Thank gjoz
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Really romantic spot to watch the city fireworks or a simple sunset. Beautiful beaches and parks with plenty of parking and just perfect to go for a stroll up and down the area Will be bringing the kids back next time to enjoy a play...More

Thank Simon W
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Elwood is an expansive sandy beach which caters for all sorts of activities in and out of the water. After a day in the sun the parking lot changes over for people wanting to enjoy dinner and the sunset. There is a path for bikes,...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous thing for couples to do is have a drink and dinner in one of the many restaurants/bars in Ormond Road or just get some fish and chips then head down any of the streets and you will be at the beach take a stroll...More

Thank Elizabeth N
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