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Walk with a view

A great beach to stretch your legs on or sit and watch the waves for a while. Walking tracks afford... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Good Ocean View

Great beach great surf close to good cafes and other nice beaches. Also not far from Geelong and... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Con P
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Barwon Heads, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

A great beach to stretch your legs on or sit and watch the waves for a while. Walking tracks afford you views from a higher position above the beach. Life savers on duty patrolling and keeping an eye on swimmers and surfers. Well worth a...More

Thank Ulysses2012
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great beach great surf close to good cafes and other nice beaches. Also not far from Geelong and Melbourne

Thank Con P
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome location in Barwon Heads and worth making a trip to visit. Easiest access is to drive and park at the surf club.

Thank nickrA4673GW
Reviewed 12 June 2018

What a nice expanse! Watch the waves and surfers in winter or join the throngs of people in summer at the beach catching a wave. Great beach for the kids and the the life savers here patrol the beach keeping all safe. Try the Dunes...More

Thank Collingw
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Visited on Monday 19th February. We started by visiting Barwon Bluff and then drove along Thirteenth Beach Road towards Breamlea. At Barwon Bluff there are designated walking tracks so you don't disturb the sand dunes. If you feel like it there are longer walks along...More

3  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We went to see the Vic open tournament at the weekend and had a great time. Ease of access to the course and able to comfortably follow the players made for a pleasant day.

Thank Gerald C
Reviewed 2 February 2018

great for families... patrolled, so swim between the flags. a really friendly environment, with lots of open beach. not very crowded as compared to Ocean Grove surf beach. It was worth the trip.

Thank alvinjaquino
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I have attended this beach many times. It is generally safe but you need to be very aware of some reefs. best to swim between the flags if not familiar with the area. Great surfing.

Thank William P
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great beach which is patrolled in summer by the 13th beach lifesavers. Its the one beach I can visit and nearly always "hear" the surf. Great walking beach with some rock formations in places. Take a stroll to the "bluff" (east). The road on top...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Right from the convince of the car park to the rolling waves. This beach is picturesque, clean, long and perfect for young children wanting a more challenging body board experience.

Thank Andrew C
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