Palm Beach, Palm Beach

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Only 40 km (25 mi) from Sydney, Palm Beach is regarded as one of the premier surfing spots in the region. The beach features a strip of sand 3 km (1.9 mi) long and a 50 m (164 ft) ocean swimming pool that's popular with local families. Rock climbers are also frequent visitors, attracted by two sandstone boulders with high vertical and overhanging features considered ideal for bouldering (rock climbing without ropes or harnesses). At its northernmost point, the beach is bounded by Barrenjoey Headland, which rises sharply from the sand and features a functioning lighthouse. Add Palm Beach to your Palm Beach travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Palm Beach holiday planning site.
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  • on the Barrenjoey peninsula lies Palm Beach, the most northern beach in Sydney's northern beaches-one of the best beaches in Sydney (the world!)-we live nearby and go weekly but never get tired of...  more »
  • Had a lazy couple of hours at Palm Beach with the daughter - a delightful destination ... just a pity the parking is soooo expensive.  more »

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