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Stunning swimming location

Salmon bay was gorgeous for a swim! I went when it was cloudy and windy, the water was a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MDMarie
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Montreal
AMAZING WHITE BEACH & AZURE WATERS

Go in September before school holidays. Get going early on the first bus or bike it to have the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ReefQueenCairns
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Cairns, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Salmon bay was gorgeous for a swim! I went when it was cloudy and windy, the water was a beautiful green and visibility went on forever despite the clouds! Make sure you book early to ensure you have a bike, otherwise the hop-on hop-off bus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MDMarie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go in September before school holidays. Get going early on the first bus or bike it to have the beach to yourself. There is a fantastic Osprey nest here to check out.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ReefQueenCairns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crystal clear water allows you to see the sandy floor and colorful fishes just on your naked eyes. Salmon bay suits highly for those who are for looking for high rewards in a quick snorkeling session. Me and my family were blessed to watch a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JrdominicS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Rottnest Island for the day. If you can spend a night as a day is not enough. We hired bikes but you need to hire electric bikes - can only be done once on the island. Every view is picture perfect. Long ride...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Picturesque place. Clear waters..around the corner lots of quakkas. Nice area to sit relax and take in the scenery

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fayanwar
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Just a devine spot, quokkas everywhere. Definitely get off the hop on hop off bus and go for a walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank suzeturna
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful & amazing as is all beaches on the island. Make sure you spend the entire day, or stay overnight at the many accomodation options.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Botway
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Just a small beach but the water seems to have a mixture of light blue, dark blue and green colors. There are some rocks near the beach when u can climb up to have a better view of the area - if you observe closely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bigtupai
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The water looks an incredible mixture of blue and aqua on a sunny day. The hop on hop off bus is an easy way to get there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank anniestravelreviews
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Hopped off the island explorer bus at Salmon Bay. The water looked so clean and clear. Seeing a huge osprey best was an added bonus.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karen0966
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