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13th Beach

Barwon Heads, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 2004, Australia
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Spectacular beach

The surf was great, lots if surfers getting the winter swells. Walking on the beach is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
David F
via mobile
Beautiful beach and good surf

Big beach, great sand and the surf is pretty good. Amazing views and we even saw swans swimming... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Bordeaux, France
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“surf beach” (4 reviews)
“great beach” (5 reviews)
“bass strait” (3 reviews)
Barwon Heads, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The surf was great, lots if surfers getting the winter swells. Walking on the beach is fantastic. The beach is so clean .

Thank David F
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Big beach, great sand and the surf is pretty good. Amazing views and we even saw swans swimming across teh waves

Thank lynnethorsen
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Awesome beach not too crowded and good waves! A true hidden surf spot on the westcoast. close to barwon heads so can go for some tucker when hangry!

Thank mermaidmamma19
Reviewed 28 January 2017

13th Beach is located along the Bellarine Peninsula along the Barwon Heads foreshore. Points of interest include: the surf beach fronting Bass Strait along 13th Beach Road and the Bluff Lookout at Point Flinders, which also provides walking tracks and views over the Town Centre...More

1  Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

13th beach is a beautiful stretch to walk right from Barwon Heads. The views are stunning and you can take your time and enjoy the fresh beach air without he crowds you get at other beaches close by. There are many paths and walkways through...More

Thank EmmaTyler248
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Ample car parking with toilets in some, good steps and a lovely long sandy beach. Can be windy at times.

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

While not getting the accolades of Ocean Grove and Torquay surf beaches, the 13th Beach is the surf beach for the true surfer. Great swells, if not gnarly. Also good for long languid strolls and has the added interest factor of rock pools to explore.

1  Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is such a neat walk that is not that overly exacting and stretches about six kilometres. In any weather a neat walk, whether you see kite surfers, board riders and surf. Walking along the cliff tops gives you views heading into part of Bass...More

1  Thank thesmdm
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

If you like to watch the swells and breaking waves, smell the salt and breathe in the fresh air then this walk is good for your soul. An easy walk along the cliff tops with plenty of lookouts and seats along the way. ( stopped...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a 6 kilometre stretch of ocean beach the faces south into Bass Strait. Runs from Barwon Heads Bluff through to Black Rock Road, where it meets Australia's first wind turbine. Great Beach ! Awesome in winter. In summer at low tide there are...More

Thank GreatOceanAir
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