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Logan's Beach

Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Great sea views

Renown for it's whale watching, Logans is a beautiful spot to visit anytime, rug up for the wind... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gda53341
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Melbourne, Australia
Well laid out platform

No whales today but a well laid out and easily accessible platform as a spot to view whales. Good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PeterH_and_LizB
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Logan's Beach is best known as the Whale Viewing Platform that oversees the Southern Right Whale nursery area.Southern Right Whales return to Warrnambool each year between July and October (seasons vary depending upon whale numbers) to give birth to their calves and then training them for the long journey south to Antartica.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“see whales” (34 reviews)
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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"whale watching"
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"see whales"
in 34 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 43 reviews
"southern right whales"
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"mother and calf"
in 7 reviews
"in season"
in 6 reviews
"lots of parking"
in 4 reviews
"great viewing"
in 11 reviews
"be patient"
in 4 reviews
"actual beach"
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"view whales"
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"purpose built"
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"wheelchair access"
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"beautiful beach"
in 9 reviews
"walk along the beach"
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"winter months"
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"great spot"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Renown for it's whale watching, Logans is a beautiful spot to visit anytime, rug up for the wind. Whilst it is still a bit early for the whales, it is still a lovely beach with very good viewing facilities.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No whales today but a well laid out and easily accessible platform as a spot to view whales. Good wheelchair access. Easy parking

Thank PeterH_and_LizB
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Logans Beach Whale Watching is easy to find in Warrnambool, and it's a free tourist attraction. It's a great set up with all the board walks to stand and view the sea, while you wait for the whales. Well worth a visit. Binoculars would be...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked along by the river which was dry at the mouth so you could walk across the bay. We also drove to the whale watching viewpoint (no whales as wrong time of year). We went back as it was so nice.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is an off-leash area for dogs, and when the Hopkins River is not in flood, a great place for kids to play safely in water. We've seen it in flood, and the channel and undertow is strong. This time it was perfect and the...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

If this was my local I would be eating there 2-3 times a week, but I came across this great Bistro/bar/buffet whilst in Warrnambool whilst doing the Shipwreck Coast. It's a down-to-earth, great-value bar/bistro. I you have food allergies (e.g. Celiac disease) - they will...More

Thank Myno1place
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing spot, even on a cold windy warrnambool day As soon as we arrived at the car park there was plenty of wheelchair car parks, clear signage to the whale viewing platform and paved walkways... what a bonus! But the view....wow!! And wheelchair...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach , worth coming to sit on the beach and relax. Whale watching platform with wheel chair Access but it seems only stair to enter the beach sand. No life guards or flags that I can see- so be ware and be safe

Thank Matthew F
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Great views of the coastline from the wooden platform. Lots of room for visitors whale watching. A good sized carpark but it gets very busy during July-September & can be hard to get a park. A great spot for surfers & a nice beach for...More

Thank sm05060
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Park the car/bus and walk a short distance to the viewing platforms. Wide open views of the beach and ocean. Whales visit in season...

Thank Vic C
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noranheart
November 3, 2017|
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Response from Peter A | Property representative |
No it appears shakes have returned south to Antarctica by now.
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Blogspot1234
March 9, 2016|
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Response from Aussie2406 | Reviewed this property |
Each year, roughly between late May and early October, Southern Right Whales return to their nursery at Logan's Beach to give birth and raise their calves. This is an extract from the visit warnambool web site.
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LeeM1959
February 29, 2016|
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Response from lisaF2301QB | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes we have had our dog on Logans Beach off lead, but had the lead with us in case we felt we should put him on it if young children are around, we might know our dog is friendly but kids don't and get scared. Most... More
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