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Lovely stretch of beach and hinterland.

Unfortunately we visited on a really high tide so had to quit the beach where we were sitting so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cairns, Australia
A Great Beach and Bush Walk

I joined a local group of walkers at the Caves Beach Hotel for a bush and beach walk to Stinky... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Steve W
Newcastle, Australia
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“southern end”(8 reviews)
“rock pools”(11 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately we visited on a really high tide so had to quit the beach where we were sitting so probably best to check this before you go. Waves were strong and too much for the kids who were dumped a few times. Guys tried fishing...More

Thank 913janetn
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I joined a local group of walkers at the Caves Beach Hotel for a bush and beach walk to Stinky Point, Spoon Rocks Lockout, Quarries Head and Pinney Beach before heading back to the caves at the southern end of Caves Beach. It's a lovely...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A beautiful beach with a magical feeling of peace and freedom from the hassle and bustle of life. A place to sit and smell the sea and let problems disappear over the horizon.

Thank J8140RNangelar
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Not spoilt by development just a club to get an ice cold drink for a member or a traveler while relaxing and watching the waves roll in on the pristine sand

Thank CobraEastGosford
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Make sure you walk through the caves to the other beach. Only a couple of caves but def an amazing location. This area is ideal for a family holiday. The newly renovated Hotel is worth an ale or two.

Thank Sharonsgig
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A beautiful beach with the addition of a large cave and tunnel in the rocks for kids to explore and great rocky plateaus.

1  Thank Lynnie555
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

There is a cave connected from the beach to other side. The place is not known to much and I am sure this will the attractions soon .

Thank mitchellesing101
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Caves Beach is a great spot. The 300m long beach has an abundance of soft white sand and there are plenty of waves to ride a body board. At the southern end are the caves that it gets its name for that make for some...More

Thank darksbane
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Amazing place with caves.. Our whole group had a lot fun there. Kids loved the adventure to enter in the caves and crawling out of that.

Thank MMor_Syd
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day walking on this beautiful beach, flat & fun for the kids. Worth a visit. Parking is close by & take bathers as you might like to go into cave, tide gets higher very fast so worth checking before going in the...More

2  Thank Sheba L
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