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Address: West Coast Drive/St Helier Drive | Just South of Hillarys Boat Harbour, Sorrento, Joondalup, Western Australia 6020, Australia
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Perth Beaches Helicopter Tour from Hillarys Boat Harbour
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It's nice

Very nice and usually nice calm waters. It can get pretty busy on public holidays and school holidays though!

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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95 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice and usually nice calm waters. It can get pretty busy on public holidays and school holidays though!

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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894 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 544 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Immediately south of the main harbour area divided by a breakwater this curved beach has a wide expanse of sand and with the large shark net is safe for swimming. Unfortunately it's exposed to the southerlies which regularly blow and the sea can often rough up so if you want calm and shallow waters you need to visit the popular... More 

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Thank nnmercman
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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363 reviews
142 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Warm water, white sand, shark net, beautiful world class area. Showers and changing area. Short walk to cafes. Plenty of parking. Heaven!

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Thank PaulineTAntrum
Atlanta, Georgia
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147 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The sand is beautiful, and the water is very clean. There is ample parking along the road. The lifeguards do a great job.

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Thank Normanjp
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach with great surf and a large area with a shark net for safer swimming. There are showers and changing rooms just by the beach and Hillary's boat Harbour is just up the road if you feel hungry

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Thank Matt_Randall100
Southport, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This beach is fantastic for early morning walks, it is so clean and has recently had shark safety nets installed so no worries when you're in the water.

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Thank Elliep59
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260 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Perth beaches are the best, and this one now is at the top. The newly installed shark net provides a safe environment for relaxing swimming, as well as more serious ocean swimming. The surf lifesavers are an added bonus. Parking is close and the lawn area is a great spot for a picnic or barbecue.

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Thank harrytravellers
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95 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The beach is always busy and very clean. The surflife savers flagged area very reassuring especially when you've got kids in the sea with the rips in the area and the newly installed mesh to protect against sharks. The beach has great parking and well maintained BBQ's for use. The various different grass areas are great for picnics playing sports... More 

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Thank Bronwyn S
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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Want to feel safe swimming at a Perth Beach? Then look no further! Pay a visit to Sorrento Beach where they have the second instalment of the Eco Shark Barrier. Fully protected for people and marine life. Swim with peace of mind at this beach. It's also located next door to the famous Hillarys Boat Harbour with cafes and restaurants.... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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140 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Sorrento ( next to Hillary's) is well worth considering if you want the all Australian Beach. The sea was calm in the morning and when the afternoon wind picked up became good for surf in the afternoon. A shark net makes this beach appealing. Seems reasonably safe seeing there's been 13 drownings over this period in Australia. No shelter so... More 

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