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“boat ramp”(28 reviews)
“beautiful beach”(33 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Hamelin Bay Road | 40 Ks South of Margaret River, Margaret River, Western Australia 6288, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

loved the area worth a visit stunning views - altho windy when we visited the drive to and from is gorgeous

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A beautiful spot to visit a caravan park is in walking distance to the beach ...I would recommend booking in advance was very busy ...the stingrays come so close to the shore you can feed them ...was amazing to see them up close .

Thank kitkat1963
Reviewed 5 days ago

A really nice beach in Margaret River where you are able to see stingrays. However, it was really windy the day we came, so the beach had huge swells and we didn't really see much. There were a few birds trying to fly around and...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were travelling around the Margaret river region, and stopped at most of the scenic spots. This was a beautiful place to stop, The beach was clean, and the area nice for tourists. If in the area, I would recommend a stop,

Thank A2535ATjohnw
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We waited for an hour here but unfortunately didn't get to catch any glimpse of stingray. Beach is clean and lovely. If not because if winter I will go for a dip

Thank AKKL
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We spent a lovely morning here and were lucky enough to spot two or three stingrays. I don't think this is necessarily the case for everyone so just be aware that they might not be there. The beach is nice and extremely big so there's...More

Thank Stephanie V
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I would recommend visiting this place mostly for historical reasons , since you can still see a ramp built in the late 1880s where the British used to load timber to ship to England. Parts of the ramp are still there today!

Thank ColleenCo
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Visited in January and we were greated with loads of Rays. Only stayed for half an hour as we had plenty to fit in to the day, however this was one of the highlights.

Thank Duncan T
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice beach! Unfortunately we didn't see any stingrays. We searched for a while, and everyone was searching but nothing. Not sure if it was because of the time of year.

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The scenery was beautiful and the sun was there to greet us however, we were not so lucky in seeing the rays. Due to the recent weather a large amount of seaweed had been washed ashore and was rather smelly in places. This did not...More

Thank Fumbletrumpet14
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san20sg
25 March 2018|
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Response from pook1963 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the stingrays hang around the beach all through the day. There are no specific times to see them. They are protected in the bay so they tend to hang around a lot. Hope that helps 👍☺️
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ABerry89
15 February 2018|
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Response from mlb186643 | Reviewed this property |
we have been there twice and both times we saw the Sting Rays in the early evening around 4pm. First time we were there there was a local man feeding them , I dont know of anyplace to purchase food locally , try Agusta if... More
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Belle_2233
21 August 2017|
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Response from 5directions | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure! I was traveling there in February. the best would be to ask a local around there area once you are there.
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