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Absolutely stunning !

Absolutely stunning sheltered bay - good for swimming & snorkelling & safe for kids. Best beach on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cheryl P
Burleigh Heads, Australia
A beautiful bay

We have been to Emily Bay many times over the years when holidaying at Norfolk Island. It is one... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tuross Head, Australia
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“beautiful beach” (36 reviews)
Norfolk Island, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely stunning sheltered bay - good for swimming & snorkelling & safe for kids. Best beach on Norfolk.

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Emily Bay many times over the years when holidaying at Norfolk Island. It is one of our favourite bays as it is always so tranquil and the water is a beautiful colour. During summer it is very popular for safe swimming...More

1  Thank Tricia1401
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to swim, it is sheltered from the winds, crystal clear water. Is safe for all ages, lots of shade to have a picnic under. Spectacular views, very relaxing

Thank Joy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Emily Bay every day of our 7 night holiday stay. The water is pristine. The sand on the beach is a soft as a cloud - you sink right down as you walk - very comfy to lie on. It was a little...More

Thank Wooroolin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Emily beach is a beautiful and safe beach for families it has clean sand and crystal clear water and very safe for little children . although no surf!

Thank neville w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had hoped the weather would be warm enough to have a swim at Emily Bay whilst visiting Norfolk Island and it was. The sun made an appearance and everything looked just amazing. A perfect spot to swim and relax after doing a few hikes...More

Thank Sargo63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swam here on two occasions in early November. On a good day, if it is Saturday or Sunday most of the population seem to be here in the afternoons.

Thank Hazel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There an’t many beaches on Norfolk, so this is the main swimming beach. Views across the headland are stunning. Safe place to snorkel here too

Thank steveh4895
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crystal clear waters, still some amazing coloured corals and lots of fish. Was in Green Island recently and this really highlights the sad state of coral in Qld. Highly recommended flat bottom boat trip - although bay is so shallow at low tide, it seems...More

Thank sooz160
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing spot to film! Wish i was on holidays so i could enjoy it and snorkel. I'm bringing the family next time!

Thank Anita P
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