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Address: Coles Beach Road, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia

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To the beach!

Walking distance from our motel we visited Coles Beach to see about catching some waves, splashing in the water and working on our gorgeous tans. The beach is great, not a lot of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
JGDynamo
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Moncton, Canada
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Devonport, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very safe beach. Rock pools at low tide for the kids. Drift cafe on hand for meals or snacks. Pleasant walk to lighthouse with great views of Devonport.

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Mildura, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A short walk down to the beach, the area offers a sandy beach and nearby rocky areas. Our children enjoyed splashing in the waves and wandering around looking for shells and watching crabs scrambling between rocks. Public toilets are nearby which is handy for a change area too.

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Moncton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Walking distance from our motel we visited Coles Beach to see about catching some waves, splashing in the water and working on our gorgeous tans. The beach is great, not a lot of tourists as they head to other ones nearby but this is the spot! Clean beach, well maintained, easy walk out into the water, we caught a few... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely little local sheltered beach. Low tide when we arrived, quite a few people walking dogs and racing books in the sunshine.

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Thank MAD2704
Melbourne, Australia
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107 reviews
38 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Somewhat picturesque but you wouldn't venture out of the car it was so wet and windy. Maybe would be better in summer.

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Thank Jeff K
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Beach is safe for all the family, surfing when the swell is happening, toilets, picnic tables, bbq, sand and rock pools.

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Devonport, Australia
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40 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you think the Mersey Bluff in Devonport is a little too 'commercial' and 'developed' for your tastes then move a kilometre or so west to Coles Beach where you'll find a lovely stretch of sand and a few rocks to climb around in an unspoiled setting. I have fond memories of it. It was a favourite during my early... More 

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Lismore, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Coles Beach was the first of a number of beaches we visited in Tasmania and it was very pleasant. Each beach has something unique about it and Coles Beach had a nice feel about it. You can also catch the railway museum train from a station near the beach which is an additional attraction.

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Thank Pierre3007
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Decided to go for a drive after dinner to see a little of Devonport as we are only here for one night. Accidently stumbled across Coles beach and fell in love with the serenity. It's a flat beach with very little waves, so if you are wanting to catch some waves, this beach is probably not for you. It is... More 

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Latrobe, Australia
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71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Such a nice little gem tucked away. Amazing sand and water. This is also a dog beach and a awesome place for mans best friend.

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