Australia is home to some of the best beaches in the world. It boasts over 11,000 beaches across its 37,000 km coastline, including some of the longest stretches of sand covered coast line in the world, the beaches are not only plentiful but also of an almost universally-high quality. Whichever type of beach you’re looking for, this country has it all.
Here are the best top 10 beaches in Australia
1.Bondi Beach: Sydney is the famous city with the Bondi Beach. It is popular with surfers and sunbather alike. The name of this beach is an Aboriginal word meaning “water breaking over rocks”. This 1 km beach is also home to the oldest life-saving club in the world.
2.Byron Bay: Byron Bay is located on the picturesque north-eastern corner of New South Wales. It is a well-known chill out spot for backpacker sand surfers. This area also known for whale watching, as thousands of Humpback whales travel past Byron Bay between June and November each year.
3.Gold Coast: Gold Coast is the playground for Australian on holiday, with its miles of beaches, excellent surfing and vibrant nightlife. The gateway to over 7 km of sandy beaches, Gold Coast is a guaranteed hit with beach fans and city lover and the like.
4.Ninety Mile Beach: Ninety Mile Beach unsurprisingly is one of the longest stretches of sand in the world. It is the ideal spot for diving, fishing, surfing and sailing. Further away from the beach, there are some stunning bush walks and treks to enjoy.
5.Cable Beach: Cable Beach consists of 22 km of its perfect sands alongside the electric blue seas of the Indian Ocean. The open stretches of sand are thought of as a romantic destination due to their exceptional sunsets.
6.Manly Beach: Manly Beach is famed for its easy-going and cosmopolitan atmosphere, the Sydney suburb of its features an excellent surfing beach alongside a picturesque harbour packed with cafes and restaurants.
7.Whitehaven Beach: Whiteheaven Beach is four-mile expanse of white sand on Whitsunday Island. It features clear blue water and silica sand that provide a romantic tropical setting for holidaymakers. In order to reach Whiteheaven Beach, you can go by boat form Airle Beach, Shute Harbour or Hamiton Island.
8.Noosa Beach: Noosa Beach has a number of fine beaches including Sunrise Beach, Castaways Beach and Marcus Beach just minutes from town. It is very much a holiday resort city, only less brash than the Gold Coast south of Brisbane and with a subdued kind of sophistication favored by the sedate and trendy alike.
9.Hyams Beach: Hyams Beach, just of the towns of Huskisson and Vincentia, is reputed to have the whitest and cleanest beach sand in the world. It is special for its fine white sand, long stretch of beach, normally uncrowded areas.
10.Palm Beach: Palm Beach is the beach on the eastern side of the peninsula facing the Pacific. It is special for its long stretch of golden sand from Cabbage Tree Boat Harbour all the way to Barrenjoey Head.