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Elwood Beach

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Address: Ormond Esplanade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia

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the beach with the most chicks in melbourne

my favorite beach, in the area. much better then st kilda. mostly locals and mostly chicks good time .

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
chaim20
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Uusally quite busy on a hot day. Hive of activity, water often quite cold except on hottest days in middle of summer. Water clarity tends to vary depending on the day. Great for young people to go out and meet other young people at the beach. Easy to get to with public transport, parking cam be a challenge on really... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

my favorite beach, in the area. much better then st kilda. mostly locals and mostly chicks good time .

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Really nice place with its cute little shops. I love this place with its gorgeous little boutiques. Has a great vibe!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great family beach with a choice of eating options from the upmarket Sails on the Bay to the Elwood Beach cafe for families. Good for skating or pramming! along the esplanade also.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Most tourists head for St Kilda the iconic place to be seen however if you want to see how the locals enjoy the beach then Elwood is a 10 minute walk away, the next beach south around the corner of the hill with the white' trig station' on it.(under the hill were tunnels and guns during the Russian threat of... More 

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Thank rvator
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed in st kilda for a few months and definitely proffered cycling to Elwood for the day as it's much less busy and more enjoyable. Some areas the water is a bit dirty but others it's fabulous, the colour and temperature is lovely! Went almost every week

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

We last visited Elwood Beach on a sunny, but cold, winter's day. One lone swimmer braved the icy water, which was as still as a mill pond and bright blue. Dozens of people walked their dogs along the footpath close to the sand, and cyclists whizzed along on the bike path. My partner and I drooled over the magnificent houses... More 

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Thank nocatnow
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Excellent and Awesome view from the beach... Must visit during Sun Set time. Just 1 drawback. There aren't many restaurant near the beach...

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoy a walk from Brighton to St Kilda with a matcha latte from Combi. Well protected and safe place for a swim. Soak up the sun. Or watch the world go by.....

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Elwood is a cool, family-friendly beach to watch the tide come in and soak up the sun. Great place to people watch, and a lot cleaner than St Kilda up the road.

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