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The Coral Bay Shark Nursery

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Nice Walk

It is a beautiful walk around the beach from town over to the shark nursery. Unfortunately when I... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Lauren B
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Sydney, Australia
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We walked around the beach over rocks to visit this bay inlet. It wasn't the season for the nursery... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
marshfish
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Melbourne
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful walk around the beach from town over to the shark nursery. Unfortunately when I went it was very windy (as was everyday I was in Coral Bay), so the visibility of the sharks was low but I could see their shadows...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We walked around the beach over rocks to visit this bay inlet. It wasn't the season for the nursery to be used by the reff sharks. The walk was a bit of a scramble in places. There were a few fish jumping. The small flies...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank marshfish
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

It was quite a walk along the beach and over rocks so be careful what shoes you wear to walk in. Also, it was quite windy when we walked it and didn't therefore see a thing. Be careful if you go at sunset as you...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Navybluebiplane
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We have reached this beach walking on the right side of paradise beach following the track on the dune but if you prefer you can just walk on the beach and after 20 min you can see a sign telling you are welco.e to the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Sgana U
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A nice 20 minute walk along the beach takes you to a shallow crystal clear shallow cove where 10-20 young sharks one meter long cruise up and down the shore. You may have to cross some coral and or rocks to reach the site. Flip...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Bross24
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A short walk along the beach in Coral Bay (to the right) will take you to Skeleton Beach and the Reef Shark Nursery. When we arrived, there were 20-30 reef sharks swimming that came to within 5 metres of us standing in the clear waters....More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank michellewN5880KM
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Head right from Coral Bay. It's a good walk along the coast. Bring flip flops (shoes) because there are some rocky areas. When we arrived at the sanctuary there weren't any sharks. It's most likely because it wasn't the right season. Instead we saw plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank DonnieT7
Reviewed 14 October 2017

we walked around full of excitement but didnt get to see any sharks. It is about a 15 minute walk each way along the beach to the secluded bay. worth it to see the sharks obviously.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a good place to bring kids and family. If you talk to the volunteers in the visitor centre, they can talk to you about the sharks!

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank jazy9541
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

No reef sharks today. It's a long walk from main beach. Look for the sand dune without any plant life. There is an information board at the base of the sand dunes to indicate your there. Lots of stingrays to see.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Shayster23
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