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The beach for all ages and all seasons

A visit to this iconic landmark is a destination for all ages and seasons. In summer the children... read more

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JudithM2409
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Perfection on a Summers day

Sorrento Back Beach is absolutely stunning. Rustic coastline borders the beautiful sandy bay and... read more

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wingsonmyfeet
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All reviews rock pools ocean beach great beach low tide nice walk bass strait beautiful rock surf club walking trails during summer national park a large car park lookout point wild bass on duty diamond bay well worth the trip
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A visit to this iconic landmark is a destination for all ages and seasons. In summer the children frolic in the famous rock Pool under parental supervision while older siblings can climb nearby to fossick around the sea floor. Athletes can charge up the 160...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JudithM2409
Reviewed yesterday

Sorrento Back Beach is absolutely stunning. Rustic coastline borders the beautiful sandy bay and there are rock pools to the right that you can jump in from. The water is super fresh (cold!!) perfect for a hot summer day And the walk up to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wingsonmyfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great wild beach but beware of the strong surf (unpatrolled). Check it out at low tide because the rock pools are great. Also nice walks on the other side of the dunes

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 569dfa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful location for walks and an absolutely stunning place to watch the sunset. If you’re in the area it’s definitely worth a visit at sundown.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank jonm601
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely worth coming to if down this way. During the day it’s great fur swimming in the patrolled area. It gets rough later in the day but the views around sunset tine are well worth it. It does get cold later in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NickZ68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful part of the world, back beach is amazing when the tide is out and you can walk around and explore, take a dip in the water holes can be dangerous to swim in high tide need to be a good swimmer no flags in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank frazzel83
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Nature at its awesome best and un-disturbed by man except for the timber walkway. (although I see a bit more litter around than years ago....) Kudos to the park rangers for their work in keep this place in its awesome state! Cheers!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ivan8883
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Only a short drive or an easy walk from Sorrento Township with amazing views. Climb to the Coppins Lookout to get 360 degrees of the area plus a great opportunity to get beautiful photos. Plenty of walking tracks to explore, plus the sandy beach and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank luvurhome2
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

The back beach is a must on a trip down to sorrento, whether it’s to soak up the beautiful views, a hike around the national park or a relaxing lie down on the beach. It is incredible. But be prepared for a bit of wind!

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Beckyb93
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Beach has a kiosk and very good views of the ocean and local surf , good for walks and swimming in summer

Date of experience: October 2018
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Don’t think so - never seen any.
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