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“Compared to Auckland beaches, or Tauranga or ...”
Review of Dunedin Beach

Dunedin Beach
Ranked #26 of 106 things to do in Dunedin
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NZ
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81 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Compared to Auckland beaches, or Tauranga or ...”
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Nice for surfing, that is about it
Small , cold, lack of amenities
St Kilda - cold ; nice enough surf club; but that is it

Visited February 2014
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Bungay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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“Surfers Paradise”
Reviewed 25 January 2014

If you are a surfer you will know about & appreciate this beach but if you are not don't despair as WOW the waves will knock you out. Lovely sandy beaches to walk along or play on whilst the waves come crashing in. Can definitely recommend an evening stroll with camera in hand.

Visited January 2014
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27 reviews
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“Tours around Dunedin”
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Did a recent trip around Dunedin and used the company "Lookabout Dunedin"
The tour was reasonable in terms of cost and pleasant in terms of a good knowledgeable guide.
I was most disappointed however that he seemed to have a focus on getting us back to the point of departure although we did not have great time pressure and as a result one of the highlights for kids, climbing up the steepest street in Dunedin, (?world?) did not happen, we stopped for a quick photo of the street and off we went up one of the other side streets....pity as this was for many a great highlight. In all other respects was a nice enough tour.

the driver also said little about the Albatross and penguins which are famour in the area!

Visited January 2014
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Brisbane, Queensland
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“Terrific on a Hot Summer Day”
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Visited Dunedin's Beachfront at St Clair and walked around on a Hot Summer Day. There were a few people out swimming. It was really lovely and the ocean looked and smelt so fresh, clean and amazing. Nice little strip of shops and cafes. I think this would be really cold and possibly quite windy to visit in winter though as the temperatures here get extremely cold at that time, however we are hoping to see it again during a different season.

Visited December 2013
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Auckland
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60 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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“Lovely”
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Nice cafe's, watch the surfers out on the waves, look out to the rocks and the ruins of the old jetty. St Clair is nice. Beachy atmosphere, lovely sand....houses around the suburb are lovely, some having the history look. At the moment there is a bit of repair going on but its still a nice place to see

Visited July 2013
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