July 2, 2022

When the word island comes to mind pictures of sandy beaches, swaying palms, sunny weather, water activities and fun automatically conjures up. There are definitely beaches in all islands and all may have a sunny weather, palm trees and sand but the beauty that is exhibited by the pristine beaches of the island country of Australia is simply immaculate.

Beaches in Australia

As the country is situated in close vicinity to the equator the climate and weather conditions to take a beach trip is almost always perfect. The sunny days that make up the Australian weather and the pristine beaches that line coastal areas of the country make a great combination to those looking for fun in the sun. Some of the most famed and beautiful Australia beaches are:-

Turquoise Bay

Beaches in Australia
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As the name suggests the colour that the waters of this bay sports is turquoise. This beach is said to be one of the best beaches that adorns the western coast of Australia. The waters may be turquoise in colour here but the clarity is great thus making it a great snorkeling spot. The beach is in close quarters to a reef that has been beautified by colourful corals and a large diversity of marine life can also be seen in the waters of this beach.

Cable beach

Cable beach Australia
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The cable beach is a widespread beach and is filled with white sands. The beach stretches an amazing 22 kilometers you an find your own secluded spot where you can spend quality and romantic moments with your loved one. One can even try out the camel rides when on this beach. Other things of interest that you can indulge along this beach would include Jet Ski rides, sailing, cruising or just laze around on the white sandy beaches.

Mission beach

Beaches in Australia

This beach is not frequented much by the travelers and it is this very factor that adds to the charm of the beach. The views from the beach that one gets of the islands on the not so far horizon are a great one. The beauty of the beach is further amplified by the vine forests that seem to curb the beach.

Eighty mile beach

Eighty mile beach

This too is a white sanded beach and is a famed fishing spot. The beach is located halfway between Broome and Port Headland. The sunsets as seen from here are simply marvelous and mesmerizing. The beach is also a well known feeding ground for migratory birds, the beach is said to be a host for an astounding half a million birds which come to feed here. In this beach one has even got the facility of camping and caravan accommodation that is provided by the caravan park that is here.

White Haven beach

Located on the Whitsunday Island this beach is probably the most picturesque and beautiful beach of the country. The peaceful and calm atmosphere of this beach will charm you and captivate your imagination. A white sanded beach with beauty added to with by the lush green rainforest, this is a must visit beach when in the country.

The other beaches of Australia that adorn the coastal line are Surfers Paradise beach, Wineglass bay, Palm Beach, Hyams beach etc. When in the island country of Australia make sure to have fun in the pristine beaches that make up the coastal lines of the country.

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