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Bay of Fires Conservation Area

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“st helens”(37 reviews)
“white sand”(31 reviews)
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Mount William National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Red rock, clear blue water, fine white sand on the beach, no visitor, no shop, how natural it is ! Worth to visit from Launceston.

Thank nganpopo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful area with stunning scenery, the red rocks, clear blue water and white sand makes it so picture perfect. Well worth the visit.

Thank ducks-quack
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The scenery is indeed stunning and awesome. Captured photos are unbelievable, it’s gorgeous. Worth driving to Binalong Bay to admire the special natural beauty of this place.

Thank DorothyCheong
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Bay of Fires briefly this July and it was well worth the 2.5hr drive from Launceston! It is such a beautifully unique place. The rocks are stunning with the clear blue water and the white sand contrasts it so perfectly. It is a...More

Thank LouiseFatt
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We did the drive from Cambridge and was worth it. The formation of the rocks was glorious. Well worth the trip

Thank Leanne W
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Visited the amazingly beautiful Bay of Fires region on our recent trip to Tassie and if you enjoy tranquility and beauty then if you are in the St Helens region then you must take time out to visit the wonderful bays in this location spectacular...More

1  Thank Grant B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We drove from St Helens to Binalong bay and explore the Bay of Fires area. The sea has plenty of rocks with orange lichen on them. This is a very beautiful area, different from your normal sandy beaches. Watching the strong waves crashing around the...More

Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Definitely worth a drive up to Binalong Bay from St Helens to take in the spectacular ocean views with orange lichen rocks that make this place special. Spend some time doing the walk that takes you down to the beach as well.

1  Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Reddy/orange lichen on the rocks make this a special place to visit. Called the bay of fires and some think it is because of the red/orange lichen, but history has it that fisherman used to surround the shore at night time and have a camp...More

Thank spiritflight2014
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We were hoping to do the boat cruise along the Bay of Fires but when we enquired, the cruise was booked out. So we opt to drive from St. Helens to Eddystone Pt Lighthouse which we thoroughly enjoyed. We drove out to Priory on a...More

Thank Maureen S
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Geraldine H
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Response from JPCH | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do wear comfortable sports shoes & bring drinking water with you.
Mel S
2 March 2017|
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Response from scubacol11 | Reviewed this property |
you can also see the red rocks at binalong bay close by,it is easier to get there you can park by the water and there is a viewing platform that goes over the waterso nice and easy.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Treed44812 | Reviewed this property |
There were a lot of campsites along the way there, but I am not sure on any of the pet requirements.