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Short Point Recreation Reserve

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Dog friendly but not a beach

We went because it is listed as dog friendly .. and it is a great green space to take the dogs for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Canberra, Australia
Short Point Walk

Fantastic walk out to the point wheel chair friendly nice flat walk this is a dog of leash area so... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Victoria, Australia
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“great beach”(5 reviews)
“the reserve”(3 reviews)
“easy parking”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2 Short Point Rd, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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All reviews great beach the reserve easy parking great place to watch middle beach viewing area rock pools whale watching season fantastic walk beautiful spot see whales patrolled waves dog path headland rocks
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went because it is listed as dog friendly .. and it is a great green space to take the dogs for a run...but the only water access is very rocky.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank TristanEF
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Fantastic walk out to the point wheel chair friendly nice flat walk this is a dog of leash area so there is dogs running everywhere having a great time. Path has been redone very even path. Great plus is you can see the whales in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank linda2017314
Reviewed 16 November 2018

great park to relax and see the wildlife to walk your dog if you have one or just sit and watch the ocean. there is an area you can let your dog run free. it is a clean park with plenty of seats to sit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jenelle M
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Good parking, great views from the headland. The most important thing is that the Council won't harass you with your lead free dog having some fun. Poo bags, rubish bins and tpikets for humans. And in whale watching season probably the best place to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Johnv69
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Really enjoyed walking the beach and rock hopping! And did I mention viewing the Whales twice in two days!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laura S
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We chanced upon the place by accident. We were rewarded with some amazing whale watching. There is plenty of parking and toilets provided. East beach access.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank 116damiens
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This spot on the map should not be missed. We were sitting in the car park and watched whales frolicking in the bay in mid October Then a short walk along a well constructed pathway leading through a -OFF LEAD for dogs which was very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jackwhadcoat
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Beautiful views of both the ocean and the lake from this spot. Great walking paths and easy access to the beach. Love the sculpture and the big wooden deck chairs on the hill.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annette M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The place is easily accessible. Nice view from this point. Lot of parking and beach next to it. Loved the the rocky shore.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tabassum A
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This place was so special to us on our trip. There was so much beach to play around at look at the rock pools and have magic stories about about dragons. Definitely a magic place to go.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Misspglover
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Preeti A
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Response from Johnv69 | Reviewed this property |
August, September and October.