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Cowes Beach

The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Clean clean clean

This is a really great little family beach, it is always clean and it also has toilets and shops... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trevor F
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Cowes, Australia
Nostalgic

The very first time I visited this beach was the night of my 15th birthday... it was a hot Summer's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Crystalline4u
,
Traralgon, Australia
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“safe beach” (3 reviews)
“lovely beach” (2 reviews)
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The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really great little family beach, it is always clean and it also has toilets and shops close by.

Thank Trevor F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The very first time I visited this beach was the night of my 15th birthday... it was a hot Summer's night and the beach was alive with people. Strangers mingled and talked... laughed and it was all quite erratic... and on that night I fell...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole of Phillip Island/Cowes is a place of wonderful and interesting attractions within close proximity to everything with places of interests for all age groups.

Thank r0pheka
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Great safe beach. Sad the only fish we could catch were toad fish. Easy parking and has a good wind break

Thank jasonstv1
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I can't comment on swimming at Cowes as I visited in winter, however the beach looks clean and safe. There is a small playground on the esplanade and ample places to grab a drink and/or something to eat. I imagine it gets very busy in...More

Thank Fiona G
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Pretty beach with great views across the bay and we weren't pestered by any off the leash dogs. We were treated to a lovely sunset as well.

Thank LxRigger
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Okay...it's small! But if you like a stroll on the beach, this little one will give you a quick pleasurable break from the hustle and bustle of life. Or at least it does during the off peak season. (I tend to avoid crowds anyway). And...More

Thank newtraveller16
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

the beach was very clean. however some people cant obey signs which clearly state ."dogs need to be leased", i commented on how many rubbish bins are around the beach, which is great as it certainly must encourae people to dispose of there rubbish correctly....More

Thank jacqueline f
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a really good family friendly beach which is not only close to the main shops but also close to Erewon Point which has a fantastic playground for kids. There is parking along the foreshore and plenty of options for families in relation to...More

Thank Tistru
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Cowes beach is a fantastic spot, and there is no shortage of visitors in the summer! It is shallow enough along the sandy edge for even the youngest beachgoers to enjoy, it's a clean beautiful beach within a couple minutes walk from the main strip...More

Thank Elizabeth B
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