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Address: Barrenjoey Road, Whale Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2107, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 9977 1088

Beach located on Sydney's northern peninsula.

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Gourmet Lunch at Jonah's by Seaplane from Sydney

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Great little local beach on the north side

I was driving past Whale Beach on other business when I decided to drop down to the beach and check the surf. It had been many years since I was last at Whale Beach, and as I... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Bruce P
Blue Mountains, Australia
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Blue Mountains, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was driving past Whale Beach on other business when I decided to drop down to the beach and check the surf. It had been many years since I was last at Whale Beach, and as I drove past the well known Jonah's Restaurant, I was noticed how much more expensive the nearby houses looked than I remembered them. I... More 

Thank Bruce P
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are staying at Jonah's than a walk down to the beach is a must. The beach is a beautiful yellow colour with two heads on each side there is also a café on the beach.

Thank MissDetox
Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Quiet and amazing even in Winter. Great views, plenty of exhilarating walks up and down the hills of the surrounding suburbs.

Thank cg2p
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

We visited Whale Beach for a several days to break up a 28 hour flight from Minnesota to Denpasar, Bali. I wish we had stayed longer! The Whale Beach area is a lovely little microcosm of Sydney. About an hour outside of downtown Sydney, it was easy to reach, and once we arrived, found that everything you could possibly want... More 

1 Thank Mplsgirl77
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Nice beach, lovely safe rock pool and good amenities and parking, plenty of shade on the grass area.

Thank Renathan
Whale Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is a lovely beach, off the main road and passing traffic. It is a great surf beach with the well known"Wedge" for surfboard riders at the northern end. It is very pretty with houses facing onto the water or the sand, with a lovely sand beach and a nice surf. There is a safe pool for all at the... More 

Thank Bryan13car
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

drove down for a quick dip while staying at nearby Jonahs. Lovely clean well patrolled beach with good facilities and paid parking. I hate having to pay to go to the beach

Thank PaulR74_13
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I went to Whale Beach last weekend. The weather was great and so was the beach. It has a nice rock pool, which is perfect for young kids. The pool is shallow enough to keep the kids safe and on the outside has crabs to look at. Definitely worth a visit.

1 Thank lovealunch
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

There are no shops on this beach so bring your own food and drink or go there with a full stomach. There is however bathroom and changing room facilities as well as outdoor shower to wash off the gritty sand. However this beach during the week is quiet and simply stress free and pretty much paradise with no annoying tourists... More 

1 Thank angelaymlau
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Been to Whale Beach yesterday. Loved the privacy on the beach. Hardly any shops which mates it even more special and calm. The waves were quite strong and ideal for surfers.

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