Australia has a spectacular coastline measuring more than 30,000 miles, this is sure to make Australia famous for its amazing beaches. But which beaches should you visit? If you are planning a vacation to Australia, then here are the 15 best beaches in Australia that you must visit.
- Palm Cove Pantai Beach
Palm Cove Beach is famous for its warm, turquoise waters, and is lined with beautiful palm trees all around. This tropical beach is located in northern Queensland, just north of Cairns, making it an ideal location for trips to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays. In addition to the beautiful scenery, this beach is also supported by restaurants, cafes, galleries, and boutique shops in the vicinity.
- Whitehaven Beach
For most people, Whitehaven is known as the most beautiful beach in Australia, This is because, Whitehaven has the purest sand in the world so it looks very white and dazzling, plus its bright blue seawater will surely make you feel at home. In addition, you can also do snorkeling activities, hike to Tongue Point lookout at low tide, and enjoy beautiful sunset views.
- Bondi Beach
Bondi is one of Australia’s best beaches and an important stop Down Under. This beach is famous for its fine sand, perfect waves for surfing, perfect for sunbathing, and has a view that spoils the eyes. On this beach, you are also obliged to order fish and chips at Bondi Surf Seafoods which are smothered in lemon, and eaten right on the beach after swimming to make your holiday experience even more perfect.
- Turquoise Bay
The bay is an attractive place for every type of beachgoer. Turquoise Bay is located just a few meters from Ningaloo Reef and is perfect for snorkeling lovers. When visiting this place, you will love the warm and shallow waters. If you’re just looking to relax and unwind, Turquoise Bay also has a beach with a calm atmosphere due to its very secluded location in Cape Range National Park.
- 75 Mile Beach, Fraser Island
The beach on Fraser Island, as the name implies, has a length of 75 miles. One of Australia’s best beaches, it boasts a series of natural Jacuzzi pools, earning it the nickname Champagne Pools for its excessive seafoam, alongside beautiful volcanic formations and even shipwrecks. In addition, this beach is also home to some of the best beach fishermen in the world.
- Wineglass Bay
This bay in Tasmania is named Wineglass because of its perfect curve, shaped like a wine glass. The bay has white chalky sand, clear sapphire water, and beautiful pink granite cliffs. The bay is also only a three-hour drive from Hobart. Some of these factors make Wineglass Bay the right location for those of you who are looking for a beach with a calm atmosphere.
- Bells Beach
Bells is a beach that is famous for being one of the best surfing beaches in Australia, even in the world: On this beach, every day world-class surfers meet to conquer colossal waves and this beach is always the site of world-class surfing contests. In addition, there are also high cliffs that provide a dramatic backdrop for this beach. However, if you don’t like surfing, this beach is also very suitable for sunbathing and admiring the incredible beach views, especially when the sun goes down.
- Noosa Beach
Although there are many beaches in Queensland, Noosa Beach is arguably the most popular location. As well as having beautiful views, the beach is patrolled by lifeguards every day of the year, offers a variety of amenities, and is conveniently located next to the popular Hastings Street shopping and restaurant district.
- Cable Beach
It is common knowledge that Cable Beach is known as the most dramatic beach in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. This is because, this beach has a 13-mile stretch of pristine white sand against a backdrop of red ocher cliffs, and is bordered by the dark blue waters of the Indian Ocean. On this beach, you can sunbathe, swim, and also ride a camel along the beach, especially at sunrise or sunset, for an experience that you will never forget for a lifetime.
- Blinky Beach
Blinky is not only known for its great waves, but also for being one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The beach is located between Blinky Point and a headland known as the Mutton Bird Lookout. The beach has white sand backed by tall dunes dotted with spiny spinifex and beautiful wild daisies.
- Hyams Beach
Hyams is a beach in Australia which is famous for having the whitest sand in the world. Therefore, the beach located on Jervis Bay in New South Wales is a must-visit. At this beach, there are several activities you can do, such as snorkeling in the calm clear waters, exploring the nearby bushland, or spotting whales and dolphins on the horizon. This beach is perfect for families and honeymoon holidays.
- Bronte Beach
Bronte has a calmer feel than Bondi beach. In addition, this beach is also known as an ideal place for surfing, swimming, and enjoying a cup of coffee while watching the sunset. On this beach, young children can play on the part of the beach protected by rocks, known as the Bogey Hole, surfers can enjoy the waves, and for those who like to swim, there is a seawater pool that can be tried.
- Pebbly Beach
Pebbly is one of the best beaches in Australia. This is because, on this beach, you can meet kangaroos, sea eagles, and goannas. In addition, you can also explore the surrounding bushland that stretches for eight and a half square miles and you may find even more wildlife there. But if what you are after is a relaxing day at the beach, then this beach is also a great location.
- Yallingup Beach
Located in Western Australia’s Margaret River region, this beach is known for its world-class waves and frequent surfing competitions throughout the year. Not only that, but this beach also has a shallow lagoon that is perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Near the entrance to the beach you will find a great children’s playground and across the shoreline is a wooden viewing platform where you can take Instagramable photos.
- Moonee Beach
Moonee is a beach located 20 minutes north of Coffs Harbour. This pristine beach is also famous for being home to kangaroos, koalas, dolphins, and sea eagles. On this beach, you can camp, dive, surf, canoe, and explore the surrounding nature.