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Taking a breathe

This place offers beauty at anytime of the day, I find myself coming here to watch the sunrise. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rubyrat00
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Newcastle, Australia
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Quick Dip in the Spring Sun

Warmer Weather = Beach Great spot for an early morning dip especially after a gruelling Merewether... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Troy S
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Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place offers beauty at anytime of the day, I find myself coming here to watch the sunrise. The area offers great coffee cafes within walking distance in the area and you have your choice of the baths (with shower facilities close) or walking to...More

Thank Rubyrat00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warmer Weather = Beach Great spot for an early morning dip especially after a gruelling Merewether Stairs Session.

Thank Troy S
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great for a swim whether doing laps or just cooling off. There is a disabled ramp behind the dressing rooms which allows access to the pool area, then there is a ramp that goes into both pools, one pool for adults and the other for...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

It is always interesting to visit the baths ,different times of the day gives you different viewing ,the sea the colours the activity and a place to recharge your batteries

Thank bobh666
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is s nice place to visit the baths are a good facility. Not heated so cold in winter. Parking is an issue so you can’t get close . The coffee shop is nice and very busy.

Thank sunnyandbright
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great oceans baths only 10mins from Newcastle CBD Plenty of room for everyone to enjoy & to cool those hot summer days down Parking can be a problem due to its popularity in the warmer months

Thank Macca2741
Reviewed 28 August 2018

For generations, families have been enjoying the baths. Protected from the surf, there are 2 pools which suit from toddlers to experienced swimmers.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It's like a big bath but cold, salty and often full of sea-lice, and grumpy swimmers who don't like it when you swim lengthways.

Thank Sapphire D
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Guys this has to be the biggest ocean pool ever. It must be 80m wide by 30m in length. The ocean is super clean. Today we even saw dolphins 🐬 🐬 swim in the ocean nearby. From one angle of the pool, there is a...More

Thank Fran H
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The baths are very clean (cleaned every week) and not over crowded. The view is amazing, highly recommend for a dip!

Thank camille c
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leesasomerville
19 December 2017|
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Response from 775traveller | Reviewed this property |
Swim anytime, they definitely don't close unless they are draining it for cleaning . I've been late at night during a hot summer Newcastle night and it was packed.
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