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Mona Vale Beach

Pittwater Road, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2004, Australia
+61 2 9977 1088
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Best Beach on the Peninsula

This beach has it all for everyone. An ocean pool (sometimes complete with fish if some have been... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
brettmg
,
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Great Family Beach

Mona Vale has what is called The Basin. usually a bit more protected than the main surf area & is... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
AuntyMia
,
Sydney
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  • Average1%
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“ocean pool” (8 reviews)
“rock pools” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Pittwater Road, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2004, Australia
CONTACT
+61 2 9977 1088
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"ocean pool"
in 8 reviews
"plenty of parking"
in 6 reviews
"rock pools"
in 3 reviews
"easy parking"
in 4 reviews
"great ocean"
in 2 reviews
"cafes and restaurants"
in 2 reviews
"lovely spot"
in 2 reviews
"low tide"
in 2 reviews
"change rooms"
in 2 reviews
"the north end"
in 2 reviews
"quick dip"
in 2 reviews
"salt water"
in 2 reviews
"surf area"
in 2 reviews
"bike track"
in 2 reviews
"great rock"
in 2 reviews
"great park"
in 2 reviews
"surfers"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This beach has it all for everyone. An ocean pool (sometimes complete with fish if some have been washed in due to surf) plus a kids pool, the patrolled surf beach and the calmer basin. There are plenty of car parks, a huge park and...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Mona Vale has what is called The Basin. usually a bit more protected than the main surf area & is close to the rock pools. the is a great park close by for kids with bike track and soem great cafes

Thank AuntyMia
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Friends of ours live in Mona Vale and for years we’ve heard stories of their daily/weekly routine at Mona Vale Beach. How they run and exercise on the beach - How they meet friends who join them for a swim out near the rock and...More

Thank ColumbusJewel
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

On the day when I went, it was closed because of dangerous currents. The rockpool is not affected by these events, so one always can swim there. The scenery is stunning, and the sand is thick and soft. When I walked on the side of...More

Thank stinkwink
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

.... and closed to swimmers today because of dangerous conditions . Always a great place to recharge the batteries with a walk along the sand , or a dip in the sea water pool . Very Australian with a mix of surfers and swimmers and...More

Thank Fran C
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

This is a very clean beach & always safe with lifeguards & flags. Nice that there is the ocean pool.

Thank Melanie_OZ1
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Being a Northern Beaches native, you take for granted sometimes what you have on your doorstep. I have been lucky enough to travel to a lot of beaches around the world and it is still difficult to beat the quality, variety and scenery of the...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

While it does not have the best surf, it is a friendly, safe and enjoyable beach. Great coffee and breakfast nearby also.

Thank Will D
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach with a rock pool. Looks like there are good, big waves for surfing hence it’s rough for swimming so take care. Good parking; toilets; showers. A few cafes and surf lifesaving club.

Thank natters1979
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Top spot Great ocean pool, good surf, safe for kids, patrolled beach, good showers and very good kiosk.

Thank PBR2705
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Kusum S
28 December 2017|
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Response from Tania E | Reviewed this property |
No. This is the rule on most Sydney beach. There is a dog park in Bayview where dogs can swim.
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Vanessa S
27 December 2016|
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Response from Tania E | Reviewed this property |
Thee are bbqs in the park across the road from the beach.
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