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10 More Great Beaches For All Day Fun in Sydney

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by Ivana Katz (subscribe)
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Published January 11th 2013
How Many Beaches Will You Visit?
What better way to spend summer than to explore Sydney's beaches. Whether you are after a relaxing day or an action packed one, you will find a beach to suit you. If you haven't already, check out Top 10 Beaches for all day fun to give you even more ideas.

Newport Beach
Barrenjoey Road, Newport

Things to do:
Go surfing or bodyboarding on the beach
Swim a few laps at the beach rock pool
Pick up a cute outfit at Newport shops
Let the children play at the enclosed playground or scooter around
Enjoy a picnic on grassy area near the beach
Get some delicious take-away for lunch or venture to one of the many cafes/restaurants for a relaxing meal

Find out more about Newport Beach

Newport Beach
Newport Beach


Newport Beach
Newport Beach


Avoca Beach
Avoca Drive, Avoca Beach

Things to do:
- Go surfing, swimming or body boarding
- Enjoy a cold drink at the beach café
- Fly a kite at the reserve
- Take your kids to the playground behind the surf club
- Spend the afternoon at Avoca Beach Picture Theatre
- Explore rock formations
- Go fishing
- Take a leisurely walk along the beach
- Enjoy some retail therapy

Find out more about Avoca Beach

Avoca Beach
Avoca Beach


Avoca Beach
Avoca Beach


Maroubra Beach
Marine Parade, Maroubra Beach

Things to do:
- Swim, learn to surf or go boogie boarding
- Let the kids ride their scooters or skateboards along the promenade or venture to the skatepark located near the surf club
- Enjoy a picnic or a BBQ at Arthur Byrne Reserve or Jack Vanny Memorial Park at either side of the beach
- Children will love the awesome playground
- Go jogging along the beach
- Ride a bike
- Relax at Pavilion Beachfront Restaurant and enjoy the stunning views of the beach
- Find out more about Maroubra Beach

Maroubra Beach
Maroubra Beach


Maroubra Beach
Maroubra Beach


Balmoral Beach
The Esplanade, Balmoral

Things to do:
- Go swimming or snorkelling on the beach
- Ride a bike, scooter or a skateboard along the promenade
- Build a sandcastle or dig a giant hole
- If you have young children, take them to the playground
- Get take away fish and chips or indulge in a leisurely lunch at Bathers Pavillion
- Take a stroll along the beach

Find out more about Balmoral beach

Balmoral Beach
Balmoral Beach


Balmoral Beach
Balmoral Beach


Clifton Gardens
Morella Road, Mosman

Things to do:
- Go snorkelling, scuba diving or jump off the pier
- Relax while fishing
- Play basketball
- Children will enjoy an adventure playground
- Play cricket or soccer at the large grassy area
- Bring a badminton set or throw a Frisbee
- Fly a kite
- Cook a BBQ or enjoy a picnic

Find out more about Clifton Gardens

Clifton Gardens
Clifton Gardens


Clifton Gardens
Clifton Gardens


Tamarama Beach
Pacific Avenue, Tamarama

Things to do:
- Swim, surf or go boogie boarding
- Take a walk from Tamarama Beach to Bondi Beach
- Enjoy an ice cold drink at the beach café
- Bring a picnic and set up at the park
- Young children can play at the playground
- Create sand art
- Bring your camera and snap some great beach photos

Tamarama Beach
Tamarama Beach


Tamarama Beach
Tamarama Beach


Bronte Beach
Bronte Road, Bronte

Things to do:
- Swim, snorkel or surf
- Enjoy a BBQ or a picnic at shaded tables
- Great playground for kids of all ages
- Venture out to Bronte park
- Have an ice cream at Bronte Kiosk
- Take a walk along the cliff tops

Find out more about Bronte Beach

Bronte Beach
Bronte Beach


Bronte Beach
Bronte Beach


Parsley Bay Reserve
Parsley Road, Vaucluse

Things to do:
- Go snorkelling, swimming or float on a mattress
- Build sandcastles or create sand art
- Fly a kite or a frisbee
- Have a picnic
- Explore the bush with your kids
- Adventure playground for young children
- Kick the ball or play cricket
- Grab a coffee or a snack from the kiosk
- Try stand up paddle boarding

Find out more about Parsley Bay Reserve

Parsley Bay Reserve
Parsley Bay Reserve


Parsley Bay Reserve
Parsley Bay Reserve


Frenchmans Bay
Endeavour Avenue, Frenchmans Bay

Things to do:
- Snorkel, scuba dive or swim
- Go kayaking or canoeing
- Watch container ships come in and out of Botany Bay and planes taking off from the airport
- Visit La Perouse Museum and on Sunday take a tour of Bare Island
- Enjoy a leisurely brunch at a local café
- Small playground for young children

Find out more about Frenchmans Bay

Frenchmans Bay
Frenchmans Bay


Frenchmans Bay
Frenchmans Bay


Coogee Beach
Arden Street, Cooggee

Things to do:
- Go surfing or boogie boarding
- Swim a few laps at one of the rock pools
- Fly a kite
- Watch the world go by from a beachside café
- Have a picnic
- Ride a scooter or skateboard along the promenade
- Great playground for kids of all ages
- Enjoy a walk or a jog along the beach

Coogee Beach
Coogee Beach


Coogee Beach
Coogee Beach
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Why? Summer Fun
When: All year round and especially summer
Where: Sydney
Cost: Free
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U r the best writer. All info in one. Kool
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Glad you found the article helpful Preet.
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