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Fortescue Bay

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Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmania, Australia
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All reviews three capes gravel road boat ramp camping area great camping national park camping ground crystal clear water lovely beach day hike small shop coastal walks soft white sand hidden away minute drive finishing point beautiful walk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow wow wow... amazing white sand beach, amazing hike... that’s what we call a winner. Just an outstanding spot that made the highlight of this trip

Thank StephanHHongKong
Reviewed 2 August 2018

A lesser known of Tasmania's National Parks, but a great place to spend a couple of relaxing days at anytime of year. The beach has that kind of sand that 'squeaks' when you walk on it and the water is exceptionally clear. I reckon it...More

Thank Michael_S255097
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Wow is a great way to describe this area. Lovely views well worth the time and effort to visit. Quite serene. Enjoy what nature hadn’t offer. You will not be disappointed. Easy access. Great pictures.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This area is fantastic for views that you could never forget. Would recommend all holiday travellers take in this scenery.

Thank canningbob
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Doing the Cape Hauy walk from Fortescue Bay was one of the highlights of our trip. The walk is reasonably demanding, especially with a toddler in carrier in your back. Plan around taking the full 4 hours for the round trip, that way you won't...More

Thank Sheehy_D
Reviewed 12 May 2018

A 20 minute drive from Port Arthur, commencing at pretty Fortescue Bay, this is an excellent 4-5 hour hike (12 km) alternating up and down with stunning coastal seascapes and pillars. Numerous photographic vantage points along the way. We saw pademelons and plenty of bird...More

Thank Bronte_b491
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Fortescue Bay was the finishing point for our 3 Capes Track adventure and it was indeed a fitting end with sparkling blue waters and white sand the icing on the cake. With a small shop selling basics (who needs more than coffee, ice cream, milk...More

Thank karinadivina
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful drive ( about 14km) to the Bouviac Bay beach and the camp ground. Stunning natural scenery and forest. Crystal clear waters and pristine beaches. Well worth the drive.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

After 4 days trekking the Three Capes trail it was magic coming across this pristine white bay beach. The campground that borders it looked great too.

Thank Sallycp11
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

You drive down a 14 km dirt road to access Fortescue Bay and it is pristine and unspoiled with Eucalyptus forests all around and a wide beach with trails at each end. Rustic National Park camping.

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Response from Grant P | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer for the other walks as I only had time for one myself and ended up doing the Cape Hauy walk. I was a bit taken aback by the sheer number of steps as I've done a few walks in my time and never experienced... More
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