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Nobbys Beach

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Address: Nobbys Road, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Rather exposed beach but plenty of parking

There's not much protection from the wind as the beach is exposed from a number of directions. Large waves for those that like them. Beach is clean and well maintained. There's... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Sydney Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There's not much protection from the wind as the beach is exposed from a number of directions. Large waves for those that like them. Beach is clean and well maintained. There's plenty of parking with great views of the lighthouse. For those who would like a walk before or after a swim a walk up to the lighthouse is well... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling through Newcastle we had a day to spare and spent it on Nobbys Beach. Beautifully clean with a lifeguard present, it has a nice shop with well priced tasty food.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We run a window cleaning business in Newcastle area and often choose nobbys beach for our lunch stop due to its beauty as well as toilets and fresh breezes. We often see dolphins there as well as whales passing by at certain times of the year. It's a great beach to swim at as well with lifeguards on duty most... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't visit Newcastle without a visit and a walk along Nobby's Beach and foreshore. This is an iconic symbol of the City of Newcastle. Its history is rich with Aboriginal, early convict settlement, maritime and military (Fort Scratchley). The beach is well patrolled, clean with a number of high quality walks including The Bathers Way. Not to be missed.

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Thank Chris255325
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful beach with clear waters , awesome view and a look to light house . enjoyed our evening stroll

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Escape the crazy hustle and bustle of the cliche Bondi Beach of Sydney and travel 2 hours north to Newcastle. Get the real laid back Aussie vibe you see on TV and movies, with fantastic food and drinks all within walking distance. Nobby's is perfectly situated near top class restaurants with so many cheap eats around from fish and chips... More 

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Singleton, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent walk ways, stunning beach , a great day out at low cost. You can take a picnic and enjoy lots of great spots or There are great eateries nearby. Ocean baths as well at no cost.

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nobbys is a small, safe patroled beach. Nobbys is very picturesque, the light house provides a perfect backdrop for photos, there is fine golden sand which can heat up in the middle of summer (so wear your thongs).There is a rock pool on the southern end for small children, covered picnic tables which overlook the beach (if you aren't into... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

This place is great but its a bit wild with the surf. popular with hard core surf nuts but not for the faint hearted

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lovely area, some lovely little eating spots in seclusion, i found a little road to travel down and appeared close to the inlet also

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