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Nobbys beach

One of Newcastle’s most accessible and family friendly beaches. There is no day that families... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
amywoodward
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Port Macquarie, Australia
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Great family friendly beach

Heaps to do. Not only swimming and surfing but volley ball net on the beach and long long beach... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JackandMrs
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Newcastle, Australia
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Nobbys Road, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of Newcastle’s most accessible and family friendly beaches. There is no day that families aren’t down there appreciating the open space

Thank amywoodward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heaps to do. Not only swimming and surfing but volley ball net on the beach and long long beach walk to enjoy. Long Breakwall walk to watch the dolphins and spot the seals and the ships come into the harbour. Ships so close you could...More

Thank JackandMrs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nobbies Beach is just one of a few great beaches in Newcastle which include Newcastle, Bar Beach, Dixon Park Beach and Merewether Beach. Plenty of car parking right across the road and has a great kiosk, toilets and showers. Beach has a patrolled area with...More

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This beach is mostly pretty tame. I rarely see rough waves here and when the lifeguards are on duty it's full of kids and not-so-confident Swimmers like myself.

Thank Gabby P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This beach is located within walking distance of the Newcastle CBD. Only South Newcastle Beach is closer. It has an easterly aspect. Conditions at the beach can vary greatly depending upon the tide and wind direction. There is ample parking and modern clean amenities that...More

Thank JimGargan_54
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Nobby's is a beautiful beach with striking views of the Nobby's Headland, the entrance to Newcastle Harbour and the city of Newcastle. The beach is patrolled by professional life-guards and maintained regularly by the council. Nobby's beach is partially protected from winds by the headlands....More

Thank Bev M
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful spot summer or winter nice walk around area and always plenty of people around not far to food options

Thank yizzil
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went to beach on a Sunday arvo and had a few quiet drinks at Nobbys surf club, very reasonable prices and staff are extremely friendly, the view from your table is perfect overlooking the wonderful beach. Highly recommend a visit. Also the cafe a little...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Nobbys beach is a lovely beach with wonderful views. The ships are going into Newcastle harbour so it's very interesting and a nice place to sit and watch the activities. There is a cafe with hot food and nice drinks. Under cover seating is available...More

Thank sunnyandbright
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Great vantage point I have seen dophilns and the also whales from Nobbys, Cafe good food and resonable prices

Thank Greg H
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573caroline
1 July 2016|
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Response from frangipanni66 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had experience with holiday parks but agree regarding Stockton holiday park as there will probably be extra ferries available to & from Stockton on the for this event.
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Tanya M
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Response from frangipanni66 | Reviewed this property |
Scratchleys, an lovely restaurant on the foreshore also have a takeaway & ice creams reasonably priced! There are also a couple of coffee shops such as Queens Wharf cafe & a take away kiosk also just across the street is... More
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