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Clean beach

Beautiful beach looks great on the sunny day must visit at least once a month if u r... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pc406
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Nice local beach with plenty cafes nearby

We moved to Altona 4 years ago and live walking distance to the beach. There's a nice pier but... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Jim D
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Esplanade, Altona, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Australia
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All reviews nice beach fish and chips pier street cafes and restaurants western suburbs plenty of parking local beach public transport windy days walking track sunny day on tuesdays family friendly beach popular with the locals smelly seaweed lots of shops sand beach
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach looks great on the sunny day must visit at least once a month if u r localite..clean sands great place to have picinics

Thank Pc406
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent, clean & cridpy air sea side experience. Family friendly beach; at times busy depending on weather; with ample roadside parking. Just watch out as this is pedestrian, cyclists & vehicles shared place. Have seen some minor road accidents here. Toilets are clean too. Restaurants...More

Thank agnesembuido
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We moved to Altona 4 years ago and live walking distance to the beach. There's a nice pier but nobody catches any fish there but the beach has nice sand and it's week located near to cafes. Highly recommended

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing view, nice beach and good fish and chips shops around.. love strolling along the beach at sunset ..

Thank charmbracelet
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Great to walk along the walkways, lovely views well maintained. A walk on the pier is also good followed by quick coffee or meal at the many cafes. Numero UNO is always good

2  Thank jandp768
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We love Altona Beach the shops are a minute walk away there are lifeguards patrolling the beach. Rest rooms and a fabulous park with lots of shade and play equipment. Loads to do and plenty of cheap eats only 1 minute walk from the beach...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Beautiful clean beach, bike tracks, dog beach and walking trails. Not forgetting the shopping strip right at the beach and the varied range of cafes and restaurants. You cannot visit Altona without a visit to Hangar 1one2. Best coffee and food in town.

1  Thank Fran B
Reviewed 16 March 2018

The visit to the beach was fantastic, we went swimming and we had a very enjoyable experience. water was very clean too.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

An unhurried stroll down the pier delight will your senses! You’ll spot old and young alike casting fishing lines plus kids taking a dive. There’s room for everyone! Catch city glimpses as you walk east, spotting some palatial yet modest homes, among others which are...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I visited the beach with my husband and two kids aged 3 and 2. The beach is about 30 minute drive from our home, so it is local and convenient. We thoroughly enjoyed our time, the tide was low so there was a small little...More

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