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Beautiful beach

We enjoyed a nice stroll along this beach. Also walked on the boardwalk and the harbour esplanade... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Jacqui H
Great place to have a Picnic

We picked up Fish and Chips at the lighthouse and drove down to Harbour Beach to enjoy our meal... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Mackay, Australia
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Mulherin Drive, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Plenty of beut beaches around Mackay, they all have croc warning signs of course, but unless you like yuppy land (probably better suited to staying in your local yuppy environment), or enjoy sipping wine and latte while observing the peasants walking by its not worth...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The Harbour beach has changed since I was a kid.... there are so many high rise buildings overshadowing the beach and marina now. There was once a lovely large park to take the children, but that has made way for these buildings. However, the BEST...More

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Has a walkway from the Lighthouse fish and chip shop along the from of the marina, out along the breakwater wall and back down to the surf club. Peaceful. Plenty of picnic tables. Swimming permitted between the flags. Love it!!!

Thank Faith W
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We enjoyed a nice stroll along this beach. Also walked on the boardwalk and the harbour esplanade. Large marina with some beautiful boats.

Thank Jacqui H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very quite beach, surf club friendly. Walking paths clean and safe. Surf club eating area over looking beach.

1  Thank barbara t
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Nice beach but very quiet when we were there on a Tuesday morning. The beach slopes down a fair bit to the water. Lots of driftwood on this beach.

Thank dellr7
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We picked up Fish and Chips at the lighthouse and drove down to Harbour Beach to enjoy our meal along with the serinity and peacefulness of listening to the waves rolling in.

Thank habanachooky
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Its so far best place to visit for me in mackay with family,kids can play,there is always water in ocean..there are always people.enjoying..i like to stare blue sky and ocean..it keeps my mind cool..

Thank JungSuman B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A beautiful place to visit, lifeguards were out and people enjoying the surf :) A lovely place to picnic with the family.

Thank watwethought
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Good opportunity at low tide for a nice long walk, many people walk their dogs here in the evening. It is a patrolled beach and has a lifesaving club so there is usually something on on most weekends. Water can be crystal clear, it is...More

Thank MDMarie
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