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Address: Shelley Beach Road, West Cape Howe National Park | Great Southern Region, Denmark, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Remote and Beautiful

Definitely worth the drive to this amazingly beautiful spot. Not only a great place to visit, for those who like to camp there is a small camping area adjacent to the beach

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Outandabout1208
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth the drive to this amazingly beautiful spot. Not only a great place to visit, for those who like to camp there is a small camping area adjacent to the beach

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Buderim, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was just a lovely beach to walk around on and take in the fantastic views and the great water colour. Very relaxing thing to do on the way to Albany.

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Armadale, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

After our disappointing camping trip last year, we decided to give Shelley Beach another go. While camping in Winter is cold, it does have the great bonus of having the place to ourselves. We spent three glorious peaceful days relaxing and beach walking. Our tents needed a lot of extra line as the wind was strong, but the solitude and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We camped here at a very cold time and it was great. Camp spot right near the beach. We were the only ones camping the night. Beautiful beach and camp ground. Long drop toilet available. Gas bottle was missing from the BBQ. I can imagine it would be very busy in summer

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Sensational view as you wind down the hill to the beach , hang gliders use the top in summer to fly around. Good fishing for herring and whiting of the beach and Salmon during the winter months.

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

They should rename this beach to NO shells as there ain't any to be found . But it is a pretty beach right at the end of the road very popular with campers in tents and for fishing from the beach lots of rabbits a few Roos about. It has toilets and parking ....

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Thank Nutcracker44
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Cape howe with Shelly beach is lovely place to visit with spectacular scenery , white sand and turquoise blue water ....perfect spot for fishing and great for swimming,camping etc

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Perth WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

Well worth the drive into this beach. Scenery is spectacular whichever direction you look. Go up to the lookout with the hang glider platforms and take it all in. Beautiful beach, whitest sand and blue water. Good for swimming and fishing. Small camp ground. Toilets.

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Thank LynQPerth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Spent the day out and about in albany our visit to cape howe national park was amazing like always, the roads in can be a good bumpy ride and a few extra bolts lose, some on hills would be hard with 2wd but it is posssible, as always a beautiful beach with plenty of other people around

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Albany, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

Shelley Beach is one of my favourite beaches in the Albany area, and I always enjoy coming here. Here's some of the things I love about it: 1. The scenic drive: To get here, you need to take the road into West Cape Howe National Park. It is a gravel road, and can be very corrugated at times unfortunately, but... More 

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