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Sandridge Beach

The Boulevard, Melbourne, Victoria 3207, Australia
+61 8 9820 6363
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A nice beach but nothing to write home about.

Unless you were 1 - driving and 2 - implicitly needing to go to Station Pier to go on the Spirit of... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Merilyn_S_12
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Darwin, Australia
Calmness near Melbourne cbd

We went here as often as we can. Those photos taken when we did family outing. The best part is it... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Norazizah T
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
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“station pier” (4 reviews)
“nice beach” (2 reviews)
“patrolled” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
The Boulevard, Melbourne, Victoria 3207, Australia
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+61 8 9820 6363
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Unless you were 1 - driving and 2 - implicitly needing to go to Station Pier to go on the Spirit of Tasmania you wouldn't necessarily need to go here. It's awkward to get to with public transport, and parking is abysmal. It's a nice...More

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We went here as often as we can. Those photos taken when we did family outing. The best part is it is so close to home, the beach general are clean but watch out for broken bottle glasses. It is better to walk with beach...More

Thank Norazizah T
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

an easy beach too get too from the CBD - two options- bus 236 (queen victoria market via south melbourne) that takes you thru queen st in CBD or you can take tram 109 to station pier terminus and than walk 5 mins. not the...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Really pleasant calm beach for kids. Fantastic boardwalk starts here and runs all the way to Tarra river mouth and port entry. Port Authority have created a really pleasant walking / cycling trail around their perimeter, with plantings, seating, fishing spots, outdoor gym, play area...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 24 February 2016

The Poss (my daughter) rang this morning (23/02) and said the max temp. was forecast at 39D in Melbourne (the actual reached was 42D) and asked if I had done the write up for Melbourne beaches. I said that we were having a cool break...More

1  Thank JosephPaterniti
Reviewed 30 December 2015

30 years ago Sandridge beach, as well as Port Melbourne beach, were unattractive and rundown with rusting and rotting infrastructure. Then the progressive Kennett/Stockdale government approved the building of Beacon Cove with 500 apartment and 500 houses. A total upgrade of Station Pier and the...More

Thank ajackson404
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Sandridge Beach is surrounded by piers and port facilities. However, recent redevelopment of the surrounding area, including new beach amenities and landscaping, have produced a reasonably attractive beach. The beach is very accessible, with good free parking. A relatively shallow and safe beach. However, seaweed...More

6  Thank Kalp296
Reviewed 22 April 2015

We have found this little gem accidentally - we was looking for free parking and this was the place, where parking is totally free. We have spent then two mornings here starting our trip on foot to the heart of Melbourne. Also we did one...More

1  Thank VaidaBer
Reviewed 10 February 2013

The western end of this beach has been a culturally and historically significant place to Melbourne's gay community for generations. Since long before homosexuality was even legal it was (and continues to be) one of the few out of the way safe places for gay...More

9  Thank a_beach_boy
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Most people think of the eastern bay beaches when they think of beached in Melbourne, but for those that have lived both sides of the bay, you will know that this is a hidden little gem. Not hidden from all, as it can get very...More

2  Thank HiddenCaviar
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