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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  • How awesome to see the iconic beach, bait shop, jetty and restaurant of Summer Bay. Unfortunately it was a rainy day but the views of the bay were beautiful with the mist and rain.  more »
  • Our family of 6 stopped at Palm Beach in December for the sole purpose of visiting the Home & Away exterior set. Whilst I had very low expectations, my wife was extremely excited about the whole exper...  more »
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