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“Beach volleyball and surf.”
Review of Newport Beach

Newport Beach
Ranked #92 of 492 things to do in Sydney
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you're visiting more than one beaches, like me, let me suggest something. From Newport Beach, there is a lovely coastal walk to Bilgola Beach with benches to have a rest and some excellent viewpoints only to enjoy the scenery or take photos as well. Walking up on the stairs and looking back, the long sandy shore opens up for you. Some people are playing volleyballs, while others are waiting in the water with their surfboards to the perfect waves. The water is usually rough, but there are lifeguards. Of course, it doesn’t mean that is recommended to inexperienced swimmers to make the first strokes there. For that purpose, there is a rock pool. With the parking, I can’t help, since I’m using public transport. Sometimes it is much less hassle, and if you don’t want to carry half of the household with you, it is comfortable, and you can avoid the frustration searching a parking spot in vain.

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"popular beach"
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Large parking spot. Shopping and restaurants nearby. The waves are rough most of the time. Lifeguards all around the beach, but would not reccomend for inexperienced swimmers.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sea out on the beach. Not too crowded and a pool area with clean toilets adjacent. Shops across the road including a Coles and yummy places to eat. You can find free parking not far from the beach on The Boulevard street.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Been coming here since 1986, no matter where i move to and how far away it is, Newport is the beach I go to everytime. Ive travelled hours just for one day on the beach keeping the childhood memories alive.

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Easy access to this beach, close to Barrenjoey road if you are driving, with a large car park, or catch the bus, lots of bus stops. Close to the shops, a good Coles express and other coffee shops and restaurants. A large playground with lots of seating, usually full of day trippers on weekends. The beach is long, well patrolled but can be choppy and rough depending on weather. Surf club with good, clean changing rooms. A popular beach.

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