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Sandy Bay, Hobart

#2 of 6 in Nature in Hobart
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Known as one of the city’s most prestigious areas, Sandy Bay faces the Derwent River and features several popular beaches. The area is dotted with quaint houses and small shops selling a variety of locally-made products. You can also take advantage of a number of playground areas, set up specifically for families with small children. Spend some relaxing time walking along the water, and enjoy picturesque views of boats as they come and go. The bay is accessible from Battery Point by a popular sculpture-walk, which features artwork based on the history of the region, as well as numerous peaceful picnic spots where you can rest and reflect. PutSandy Bay into our Hobart road trip app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Apart from walking along The Derwent River, venture up into the streets of Sandy Bay. The homes and gardens will amaze you. The eatery's throughout Sandy Bay are varied but from my experience all...  more »
  • We stayed for 5 nights. Great place and fantastic location. Loved the view. Clean, well appointed and friendly communications.  more »

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