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Bennetts Beach Hawks Nest

Booner St & Beach Rd, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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Can’t get much better!

We’ve holidayed in Hawks Nest every year since our now 21yr old was only 2! Bennett’s is a surf... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
jean t
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Nice beach but be careful!

We visited this beach for the first time today and saw at least five people stung by blue bottle... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Colette889
,
Melbourne, Australia
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“surf club” (6 reviews)
“sand dunes” (5 reviews)
“life guards” (3 reviews)
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Booner St & Beach Rd, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve holidayed in Hawks Nest every year since our now 21yr old was only 2! Bennett’s is a surf beach, as opposed to Jimmys Beach, around the corner. Great waves, patrolled, lovely for a long walk or fishing in the evening. We stay at Aquarius...More

Thank jean t
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this beach for the first time today and saw at least five people stung by blue bottle jellyfish. There were many jellyfish washed ashore. It is a nice looking beach with soft sand but be careful. There are pieces of rusty old barbed...More

Thank Colette889
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous life guard crew. Beautiful location! Dolphins swim by. Awesome white sand beach! Four wheel driving further up beach. Friendly place!

Thank Lyndel A
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a beautiful beach with clear water. There are dolphins which catch the waves with you! The beach is patrolled. There is good surfing. The area is spectaular.

Thank Kayakersydney
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Quiet and very clean, patrolled , not much shelter, quiet for summer not many crowds like others. Big waves and beautiful views

Thank Ujk
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Bennett’s Beach is a wonderful place to sit back and relax, take a swim or just enjoy a walk along the beach, a patrolled breach.

Thank Dee4214
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Good beach - very long. The day we were there it was overcast and cool and the waves were wild. Not sure about swimming there but was very picturesque. Clean and clear water and the islands and headland make it a very pretty place to...More

Thank jono13
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We accessed Bennetts Beach from the nearby caravan park and the 500 metre sandy track was an easy walk through a lovely Aussie forest. Accessing the beach involved trudging up and down a sand dune which was hard going for this overweight 75 year old....More

Thank Brian T
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is the ocean beach so expect waves. Good swimming. Surfing. Fishing and sun baking for miles. 4wd access up the northern part. Carpark and toilets at the main entrance. Also life guards.

Thank Neville S
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic beach!!! Beautiful white sand, crystal clear water and perfect for swimming and surfing.

Thank scorpio1755
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