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Putney Beach

Great Keppel Island, Queensland, Australia
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Very popular but beautiful

The GKi hideaway overlooks Putney Beach to the north and is an easy 1-2minute walk from your cabin... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
lau_5567
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Rockhampton, Australia
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Have a Swim

Have a swim or just lay in the sun. Superb. Beautiful white sand and crystal clear water. Protected... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Mark H
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  • Average3%
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Great Keppel Island, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

The GKi hideaway overlooks Putney Beach to the north and is an easy 1-2minute walk from your cabin or room. It is one of the very popular beaches on the island with high traffic due to the location. Many day trippers on the weekend come...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Have a swim or just lay in the sun. Superb. Beautiful white sand and crystal clear water. Protected from the wind.

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Walking east from the resort allows you to have the beach to yourself (or share with few others). Although suffering from erosion near the resort, as you move further up the beach, the sand has not been effected. We enjoyed using the paddle boards here...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Nice beach that was deserted when we visited in Winter School Holidays. It was lovely, yachts out in the distance and no one else on the beach to be seen. Great relaxing beach to have a stroll. If you have entered the beach via the...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A lot of the dunes have been scoured out but what a beautiful beach. Loved the sunset here, could do with a bit of seating along it and it seemed pretty popular. Will certainly be staying here next time.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

The beach was beautiful but it was the busiest of the 7 beaches we visited on GKI. Quite a few residences backed onto it so it was easy access for them. It was hardest hit by the cyclone and there was clean up work in...More

Thank Valenklein
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is the closest beach to the Hideaway. Depending on wind direction , its a quiet , calm , sandy paradise for the kids to have fun. Sunset views to die for,

Thank Erik Z
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Nice beach for hiring some equipment and trying a water-based activity. My daughter and I tried stand-up paddle boarding. We enjoyed it.

Thank JenC00
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great beach - perfect for a swim although need to do this at mid to high tide. beautiful sand and very clear water. Lots of shade for sitting under all day and close enough to accommodation to be able to go and get lunch/drinks/snacks if...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had Putney almost to ourselves and toddled off for food and drinks at the Haven whenever we felt inclined. One for the bucket list for sure.

Thank Michael P
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