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South Beach

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Address: Corner Ocean Drive / Ocean Road | Fremantle, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia

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family beach No 1

I've gone to this beach since I was about 20.. its such a lovely beach.. people are naughty and bring their dogs there (not supposed to) but all in all it's lovely. nice clean... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Helen L
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've gone to this beach since I was about 20.. its such a lovely beach.. people are naughty and bring their dogs there (not supposed to) but all in all it's lovely. nice clean white sands.. showers to wash off afterwards near the cafe.. gets crowded on really hot days but otherwise.. you are guaranteed an idyllic escape experience when... More 

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Thank Helen L
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

South Beach is a great beach to take the family, on your own for a quick dip - or a make a day of it sunbake destination. There's a couple of places to eat - your usual beachside café, and one of the "Fig" more upmarket varieties. Outside showers, kids playground, grassed area (supposed to be dog free - but... More 

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Thank Penni22
Wellington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing beaches in Perth and South Freemantle beach is a gorgous spot with a designated dog beach and park and then further south there are other bays and cycle walking tracks following the scenic beach views. Cafes are close with lots of nice ones to choose from. Well worth a swim there if visiting Freemantle.Very safe.

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Thank Janine45
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is perfect for families. Coffee place, toilets, grass with big trees, ocean is calm and easy access

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Thank Aarruda08
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and calm this beach is great for kids to swim in. There are dogs on the beach but owners clean up after them on the beach but seem to get lazy on the paths leading to and from beach with dog crap everywhere. However the beach itself is great. The sand is a dark colour but foe minimal wave... More 

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Thank Matt P
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a short but very pleasant stay nearby last spring. We were so impressed with the beauty of South Beach, it was so clean and the water so inviting. Lots of little shops close by with plenty of coffee places.Great for walks and exercise etc.

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Thank Flynn010
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

South beach is popular with locals and tourists, heaps of parking, cafe, toilet/shower block and a great beach too! Not good for surfing but good for the family and just to chill out in the water on a hot summers day!

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Thank JZX91
Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have competed in the Fremantle port swim through and it was great It as held about 3 weeks before Christmas so put it in your dairy Any one can enter on line or on the day They evan made sure there was flat water and no wind!!

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Thank paul t
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pontoon is great for kids, water is clear and not much waves. Cafes and parking are easily accessible.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to get to with the free bus just outside the station. The colours of the water were amazing. Not a big beach but not busy either. The nearby park with some shade (under the trees) makes it a perfect spot for a few hours at the beach and a picnic

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