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Happyjohnny
Auckland, New Zealand407 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023
When you take a trip to the Bay of Islands, do make sure you spend some time in Russell and try to see as many amazing views as you are able to.
Written 29 January 2023
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Michelle659
New Zealand92 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2022
This is a beautiful beach with great safe swimming. Had a lovey day with children on the beach. There was plenty of easy parking and people were friendly and relaxed.
Written 26 December 2022
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Mark E
Whitianga, New Zealand741 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022 • Couples
Too nippy for a swim but looks like a safe place.

Nice long beach.

Lots of parking.

We watched a drone fisherman catch a few small snapper.

Just over the hill from Russell township.

Lovely views.
Written 19 September 2022
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Shelley M
Albany, New Zealand884 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2022
Lots of parking and if the wind is in the right direction, this beach is a lovely spot for a dip. Not a lot of shelter from incoming winds, but a nice walk along the beach.
Written 12 March 2022
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A P
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022
Brief stop to enjoy the beach and have a quick dip. Coffee cart on the beach if you need a cuppa.
Def worth the 30min walk from the village.
Written 6 January 2022
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Anglokiwi1
London, UK185 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2021
A short drive from Russell is the beautiful Oneroa Bay and Long Beach. A lovely sandy beach which we enjoyed strolling along.
Written 21 March 2021
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Esther B
Christchurch, New Zealand8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2021
An easy stroll, mostly off the road, from centre of Russell to Oneroa beach. Scenic and beautiful, with a few good shaded areas under the trees.
Written 16 January 2021
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Inspiration456650
Russell, New Zealand167 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
This is a great beach to walk along and to swim in. Plenty of room to lie around and lovely old bachs to look at. It's an easy walk down to the beach, but a harder hill to climb on the way back.
Written 8 March 2020
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Maisy1958
London, UK24 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
Lovely long beach safe for swimming. Visited in afternoon and was very quiet. No amenities so need to take chairs umbrella etc. Worth a visit.
Written 6 March 2020
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Mytravadv
Brisbane, Australia432 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2020 • Couples
Was a warm day when we took a pleasant short walk over to Oneroa (Long Bay) and we're glad to find a coffee van on the roadside when we got there. Nice cold water and good coffee 👍.
Was quite overcast when we left so didn't bother to bring togs but wish we had.
Sand is very sharp though so take your thongs to leave at the waters edge.
Quite an old fashioned kind of place but so relaxing.
Pretty hills each side of the beach
Written 4 March 2020
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