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Short Point Recreation Reserve

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Fantastic walk out to the point wheel chair friendly nice flat walk this is a dog of leash area so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Victoria, Australia

great park to relax and see the wildlife to walk your dog if you have one or just sit and watch the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jenelle M
Melbourne, Australia
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“great beach”(4 reviews)
“the reserve”(3 reviews)
“easy parking”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2 Short Point Rd, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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All reviews great beach the reserve easy parking great place to watch middle beach viewing area car park beautiful spot see whales whale watching patrolled ocean headland waves rocks path swimmers
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic walk out to the point wheel chair friendly nice flat walk this is a dog of leash area so there is dogs running everywhere having a great time. Path has been redone very even path. Great plus is you can see the whales in...More

Thank linda2017314
Reviewed 4 days ago

great park to relax and see the wildlife to walk your dog if you have one or just sit and watch the ocean. there is an area you can let your dog run free. it is a clean park with plenty of seats to sit...More

Thank Jenelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good parking, great views from the headland. The most important thing is that the Council won't harass you with your lead free dog having some fun. Poo bags, rubish bins and tpikets for humans. And in whale watching season probably the best place to see...More

Thank Johnv69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed walking the beach and rock hopping! And did I mention viewing the Whales twice in two days!

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chanced upon the place by accident. We were rewarded with some amazing whale watching. There is plenty of parking and toilets provided. East beach access.

Thank 116damiens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This spot on the map should not be missed. We were sitting in the car park and watched whales frolicking in the bay in mid October Then a short walk along a well constructed pathway leading through a -OFF LEAD for dogs which was very...More

Thank jackwhadcoat
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Beautiful views of both the ocean and the lake from this spot. Great walking paths and easy access to the beach. Love the sculpture and the big wooden deck chairs on the hill.

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The place is easily accessible. Nice view from this point. Lot of parking and beach next to it. Loved the the rocky shore.

Thank Tabassum A
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This place was so special to us on our trip. There was so much beach to play around at look at the rock pools and have magic stories about about dragons. Definitely a magic place to go.

Thank Misspglover
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Just a stroll down the hill from the Beach Cabins. If folk have hill walking problems there is a good car park from which it is easy walking to the beach or along the reserve to the point.

Thank Alan S
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