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Nice walk along the promenade

The Penguin foreshore complete with oversized Penguin statue and a novel Dr Who Tardis structure... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TassieTravellers99
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Launceston, Australia
Nice for a walk

Nothing special but a nice spot to meader along the beach to stretch the legs and get some sea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
llsaPortElliot
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Port Elliot
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All reviews rubbish bins nice spot for lunch great beach coastal drive main beach seaside town public toilets play ground local bakery worth a visit statue penguins picnic township op burnie playground
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Penguin foreshore complete with oversized Penguin statue and a novel Dr Who Tardis structure designed as a book exchange was nice for a leisurely walk. You can walk along the beach for lovely views out to Bass Strait and also links up with popular...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing special but a nice spot to meader along the beach to stretch the legs and get some sea air. Breaking waves and reasonable wide beach. If you like can also go for a dip though water is cool!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little park with several dedications to the towns history as a settlement and as a source of proud australian infantrymen from the local area, who fought and some died in the service of their country. Great little kiddies playground and a nice sandy beack...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Graeme255100
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

After taking the obligatory photo with The Big Penguin, we sat at the foreshore enjoying the serene water views. This enjoyed swimming in the sea. Would be a great place for a picnic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gds199
Reviewed 21 January 2019

This is just a beautiful spot you can walk on the path or the beach, sit and watch, picnic and the kids can play and the view is beautiful. Main Street shops just across the road. Great little pools for children to swim. This is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jandp768
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

This summer there are longer chairs all down the Esplanade. A fantastic idea and we enjoyed just sitting there watching the view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Craig_tas
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Just a nice way to sit and look at the view. Council provided seats placed in various above the beach area to take advantage of the view

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ken G
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

The upgrade of the foreshore is wonderful. Busking spaces .penguin bollards. A very nice place to spend a sunny afternoon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carol n
Reviewed 13 November 2018

There is a well manicured lawn between the road and beach, ideal for picnics Nothing quite beats a walk on the beach, though

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank T6993KXdavidm
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Penguin is a charming township in North West Tasmania. (Just down the road from Devonport) With a name like Penguin the town has elected to make the most of the name and various penguin-themed shops, statues and odds and ends are a real delight.Right on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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