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Re-exploring Tarcoola Beach

This three-kilometre beach stretches from the caravan park in the north, to Southgates in the... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
ozcan1
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Bunbury, Australia
Great beach and you can take the dogs

A lovely beach and one of the few that you can see dogs enjoying the ocean and the kids having fun... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Dicko1947
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Geraldton, Australia
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Glendinning Road, Geraldton, Western Australia 6530, Australia
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

This three-kilometre beach stretches from the caravan park in the north, to Southgates in the south. On a fine, windless (rare) day, its a pleasant beach, where it's surprisingly possible to walk for some time without spotting another beachgoer. Renewing our acquaintance with this once...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

A lovely beach and one of the few that you can see dogs enjoying the ocean and the kids having fun with their pets. Parking close by and has some nice view of the light house in the distance. Take some drinks with you as...More

1  Thank Dicko1947
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Another beach in or near Geraldton and full of dogs having a ball running around. The people are friendly too, and it's a pretty big beach area. Looks nice and clean and the waves don't seem too rough.

1  Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We took our grandchildren of 5,7 and 9 years in the morning and they all had fun. One body boarded, one jumped the waves and the other built sandcastles. Best free fun around :)

1  Thank peterbmw2016
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great little beach for kitesurfing on the Sth side of Geraldton. Would like to buy a house there.... Mmmm

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Was walking distance from our motel. Thoroughly enjoyed this beach, sands super white and clean. Water very clear , whole family enjoyed playing in the water.

1  Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Tarcoola Beach is probably the best beach in Geraldton, it seems to have the fewest amount of local mean drunks trying to fight you for no reason and peeing on everything like another beach that I am not allowed to review for some reason. The...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely beach for an early morning walk and at the right time of the year the water is clear for swimming and for children to enjoy. The sea with white horses is attractive when the Southerly blows and the Sunsets are stunning to watch...More

2  Thank PreeceChris
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Beautiful place to stop and stretch your legs from the road trip. The beach is dog friendly and has areas for on and off the leash. Because Geraldton is usually quite windy the water is choppy. But always fresh. Somedays you will get more seaweed...More

2  Thank LotusLiLi
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The only reason for such a low rating is the bindi/triple gees/prickles on the grass before you walk to the beach. Not happy Jan! You go down to the beach obviously you leave you shoes in the car & then ouch the grass is covered...More

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Judy H
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Response from InspiredByIslandLife | Reviewed this property |
No, from memory these no overnight camping including in vehicles. There are many caravan parks around Gero but your best bet is to take a drive up to Coranation Beach 30mins north. It was around $5 per site about 5yrs ago... More
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