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Address: Neds Beach Rd Lord howe Island, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
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So pretty

An easy ride from Leanda Lea. Loved the honesty system of hiring beach gear - chairs, umbrellas, snorkels etc. a must visit every day to feed fish and swim

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Lucinda M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

An easy ride from Leanda Lea. Loved the honesty system of hiring beach gear - chairs, umbrellas, snorkels etc. a must visit every day to feed fish and swim

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Thank Lucinda M
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I fed the fish, I had a swim, but nothing spectacular, If you are into snorkeling, it may be better. I did it because it was an LHI thing to do,

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Thank David B
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Saw more species of fish and turtles in an hr underwater than I have in a year. Make sure you make the effort to swim out away from the fish feeding and explore.

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Thank Liz W
Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The pure clear water was incredible, and not one single person out there with me. A must do 😀😀best experience ever

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a few afternoons snorkeling at this pristine beach. The water is crystal clear and not far out from the beach saw an amazing array of colourful fish, corals and sea-life. Best to snorkel near low tide. There is a shed at Ned's beach where you can hire snorkel gear and wetsuits. We had brought our own gear from home... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on my birthday and what an experience. Not only is it absolutely beautiful (as is everywhere on this island) with crystal clear water but the fish feeding was amazing! Just by wading into the water the fish will surround you but when you feed them many many more join in and some quite big ones too. We... More 

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Thank Sue S
North Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful little beach well renowned for feeding fish but also fun to snorkel. Fish food available at $1 and now able to rent ( honest system ) some water equipment

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only you can experience feeding big fish for $1 (make sure you bring coins for the food), but also try going at around sunset (they say sunrise as well). The birds are then returning to their nests. It is something incredible. So much noise and such a spectacular thing to watch! Enjoy a swim at the beach too of... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great for snorkeling, swimming and bird watching ... crystal clear blue-green water teeming with fish

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ned's beach is part of the no fishing zone on Lord Howe, so the fish near the beach are large and hungry. It is a very beautiful location and can be enjoyed at most times of the day. It is a great place to end some of the longer walks around the northern end of the island.

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