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Horseshoe Beach

Nobbys Road | Horseshoe Beach Road, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Dog Beach

Great place to visit with beautiful views! It's awesome to have a designated dog beach in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harroldinio
,
Newcastle, Australia
via mobile
Delightful play area for family pets and family

We regularly visit this beach with our family pup. It’s great fun watching and playing with our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lynettestefanusk
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Newcastle, Australia
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“dog lovers” (7 reviews)
“run free” (3 reviews)
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Nobbys Road | Horseshoe Beach Road, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit with beautiful views! It's awesome to have a designated dog beach in Newcastle, and so close to Nobby's Beach and Lighthouse!

Thank Harroldinio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We regularly visit this beach with our family pup. It’s great fun watching and playing with our dogs and great community spirit with a common thread to share conversation with lik minded people. Everyone is respectful and clean up after their dogs and the sandy...More

Thank lynettestefanusk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this beach! There are all sorts of dogs that go here, from tiny pomeranians, active kelpies, and serious german shepherds. It's relaxing to just to walk along and watch the dogs do their thing. Wear clothes that you don't mind getting dirty, as...More

Thank taraa995
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Time poor owners with dogs who deserve more respect! Kicking sand over your dog's poo is not acceptable. Neither is allowing your dog to cock it's leg on a human and not apologise. It's a nice place for lazy bogans I suppose.

Thank Mackanans
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Staying in town in business I decided to get some exercise. Nice walk in the late afternoon. Watching surfers enjoying themselves wishing I'd brought my togs.

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Travelling through from an area with zero offleash dog friendly areas, it was wonderful to pull into the conveniently place parking to see so many pets happily rollicking about in the waves and running up and down the beach. Our 1 year old Lab hasn't...More

Thank M. P
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I've been going to this special place for 30 years now. I miss the swimming horses, but i love that we have a designated dog beach, with parking in Newcastle. This place has and is very special to me and my companion Labrador.

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My dog just loves this beach, so do I. I like the size, it isn't too big, and there are always lots of dogs for your pooch to play with. Also you don't have to worry about any humans getting grumpy about dogs running about...More

Thank joleaco68
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Nice beach, warm water, what you want more? Okay swimming area limited but safety net because of the jellyfishes at the moment, but if you aren't too scared take a swim and enjoy the sea. Go to the fortress to see some koalas in the...More

1  Thank Max W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Newcastle's 'go to' dog beach, right on the harbour, Watch the comings and goings of a very busy working port while your dog plays socialises and swims with others dogs. Often the racing fraternity bathe their race horses here. Plenty of parking, close to the...More

Thank Linda S
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