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Bennetts Beach Hawks Nest

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Address: Booner St & Beach Rd, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia

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Such a nice beach

Bright soft sand, clear waters and enough surf. Beautiful location and view with surrounding islands.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Franz A
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bright soft sand, clear waters and enough surf. Beautiful location and view with surrounding islands.

Thank Franz A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our kids love this beach. It's patrolled, has big enough waves to boogie board or body surf, parking's easy, has a cafe nearby and a park at the back of it.

Thank nik241
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice beach great for kids and adults to surf with the waves. Toilets are here too. And have life guards

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

Clean, patrolled and safe beach. Can get busy but plenty of space along the brach to spread out. Parking can be hard might have to walk a bit but can do pick up drop off.

Thank Imme4
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful scenery! I drove to the end of the road and took a panorama photo on the sand dune/hill with my boyfriend.

Thank Doris W
Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the gentle surf, cooling breeze, soft sand and miles of beautiful beach when we took our rellies dogs for a walk.

Thank Peter B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Bennetts Beach also known as Big Beach is a patrolled surf beach that is miles long.. The views are great and 4 wheel driving is allowed on both ends of the beach (permit required) and you could not get a better beach for beach fishing

Thank Brendan B
Torquay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Bennett's Beach is a very long beach with the surf club providing supervised swimming if required. There are many access spots along the beach which means you can get away from the crowd.

Thank John W
Taree, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Visit this beach near low tide for a spectacular walk to Yacaaba Headland where you can take a walking track to the top for beautiful views of the Myall Lake district.

Thank Aussielins
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Beautiful and very long beach with gleaming white sand. Took a relaxing walk then crossed over the small dunes to Jimmy's Beach that is adjacent on the headland. Was not overcrowded in late November, highly recommended.

Thank Adam B

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