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Parakeet Bay

Bovell Way | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Still so untouched and beautiful

It's amazing how all of the small bays and beaches on Rottnest are so untouched and remain... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Lozzzzzza
,
Perth, Australia
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One of the most beautiful areas on Rottnest

Parakeet Bay is definitely worth the trip out to see - the water is beautiful and the sand dunes... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
brownha2015
,
Hobart, Australia
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Bovell Way | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

It's amazing how all of the small bays and beaches on Rottnest are so untouched and remain naturally clean and beautiful. This small baby is so lovely just like all the others, it's turquoise water and white Sandy beaches make it perfect.

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

Parakeet Bay is definitely worth the trip out to see - the water is beautiful and the sand dunes are fun to explore or relax on.

Thank brownha2015
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Just a 15 minute bike ride (via Geordie Bay) from the visitors centre is Parakeet Bay. A great swimming / snorkeling spot and a great place for a picnic. Beautiful blue clear water. Stunning spot.

Thank Wendy M
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

When I posted pics of this beach on my Instagram my friends thought I had gone on a holiday somewhere tropical. It is so stunning- the water is crystal clear. It's a beautiful bike ride from the ferry. We had such a perfect & gorgeous...More

Thank Rachel G
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

Reasonable walk to the beach then what a great place for a swim. Some rocky outcrops and shelving water make it interesting. we had a sunny day - perfect.

Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Fantastic little cove, so beautiful and safe. Great start up location for children to snorkel , great family beach.

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Reviewed December 20, 2016

At $20,00, the bus option is good value as you are not worn out by the time you find a bay that really appeals. All the bays are lovely. This one is fairly small. There is a picnic table above that offered a little shelter...More

1  Thank Margaret S
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Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere that we could cycle to and snorkel. This bay offers some sunshade and is very close to one of the bus stops if you want to avoid cycling. The snorkelling was quite good and we saw some dolphins playing a...More

Thank chris4mun
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

This was hands down our favourite spot on Rotto. Beautiful crystal clear water and fine white sandy beach and reasonably sheltered despite a windy August day on our visit.

Thank fluffymonkey
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

A great day had on Rottnest Island. We hired some bikes and stopped for a swim here. Don't forget sunscreen as it gets very hot.

1  Thank meatm8
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