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| 86 km (53 mi) SW of Melbourne; 25 km (16 mi) S of Geelong; 5 km (3 mi) SW of Torquay, Torquay, Victoria 3228, Australia
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

if you are going for a surf the beach has good waves but otherwise its not really a beach to take people to go swimming

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Excellent views from the great ocean road for the surf capital.. Great waves and beautiful beaches make this place worth a stop and njoy the scene

Thank peabhi
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Small, often congested car park. Occasional abuse from surfies for parking in "their" spot (!) Attractive coastline to explore at low tide.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 30 September 2012

Excellent spot to watch the surfers or participate! The day I visited it was freezing (in spring!) however there was plenty braving the breaks and can see why it's one of the best surf beaches around

Thank dcss_au
Reviewed 13 September 2012

It's been 15 years since I visited Bell's where I recall gravel/dirt road leading to the carpark. Clearly the local council has done a great job of providing first-class parking, walking and viewing facitilites. Just remember to dress warmly, we struck a beautiful day but...More

Thank Toulouse045
Reviewed 13 July 2012

Wild beach especially in winter great if you are a surfer. Well worth a nostalagic visit in any case.

Thank russeltrevor
Reviewed 6 July 2012

If you are a surfer this needs to be on your bucket list, I have been surfing here for over 3 decades and views are breathtaking

Thank Collingwood2011
Reviewed 4 July 2012

A wonderful surf beach and not too far out from the CBD of geelong. Clean and very pretty! A must see when your down that way :)

Thank Sheree_Giuffre23_xox
Reviewed 16 June 2012

Such a vast ocean & some great waves. We were lucky to have sunny weather,so walking & watching was a delight.

Thank Trishc22
Reviewed 12 June 2012

This is the stuff of legends - the images remain for a life time - have never been brave enough to go in but I love watching the experts do their stuff

Thank RonWamberal
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