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Address: | Carrickalinga, Carrickalinga, South Australia, Australia

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Small quiet beach

Lovely beach in a great part of SA and so close to the adelaide CBD by other cities standards. The only thing that would improve this beach would be some sort of kiosk or cafe or... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely beach in a great part of SA and so close to the adelaide CBD by other cities standards. The only thing that would improve this beach would be some sort of kiosk or cafe or even a food truck! i understand the community doesn't want commerce in Carrickalinga but i know i would.

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Thank Sofia C
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of my all-time favourite beaches! The sand is almost white, the water is clear and I've seen dolphins before also! The main reason I love it is because there is hardly any people around. Quite often we've had the beach to ourselves!

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Thank Carly Z
Adelaide, Australia
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139 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Even in winter, a walk along this gorgeous beach is a must. In summer this is a delightfully safe beach for children of all ages

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Thank Judith W
Mildura, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

What can yousay about a beach Sand and water in plenty of proportions Drive your car on the beach put up a tent and just chill out Fishing was ok for us but others reported scant results Probably had too much chardy

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Thank Greynomad2648
Salisbury, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

A lovely, gorgeous sandy beach, but it can be dangerous. At Christmas time two young lads were body surfing the medium sized waves, when they were suddenly caught in a rip and dragged a distance out to sea. It was lucky they were spotted by relatives watching them and hauled to safety. It was a very close call. It is... More 

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South Australia, Australia
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108 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Took our new motorhome for a quick trip to Normanville. Was spotted strolling down the main street by a workmate of my partner. Invited us back to his family's rental @ Carrickalinga for a New Years drink & also for them to check out the m/h. Their 2 storey beach house was on Gold Coast Drive which is directly across... More 

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Speers Point, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

The views around the bottom end of the Fleurieu Peninsula are truly stunning. Not many places in Australia where sheep graze beside the ocean and a late afternoon visit by my wife an I had us enjoying the whole scene with that wonderful light that comes at that time of day. The place looks like one of those regions where... More 

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Thank LockStockandTravel
Woodside, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

Our home away from home for a few weeks each summer: perfect beach, stunning views, amazing sunsets and, at times, it feels like it is all ours. A true family and dog friendly beach and community. Great facilities are 5 minutes away at Normanville and Yankalilla and more stunning scenery awaits down the coast at Second Valley and beyond. Love... More 

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Thank Karin B
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

We visit friends here every New Years Day. It's a great beach, still quiet but slowly becoming very popular. Still, it's safe for young children to swim in the water and play on the beach. It's clean and has a laid back feel! A great spot!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

As a family we have been going to Carrickalinga for years. We hire a shack a street away from the beach. The beach you've got to see it to believe it. White sand and clear blue water, like I've never seen before. Normanville and Yankalilla close by and fantastic places to visit. Grab a bite to eat, look in a... More 

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