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Bear Gully beach
from Michael
 
Bear Gully
from Michael
 
Low Tide Kiddy Pool
from Carla Khoo
 
View across Waratah Bay from Bear Gully camps
from Tseen Khoo
 
Wombat at bear gully
from Shayne Smail
 
Bird watching
Camping
Fishing
Hang gliding
Horse riding
Medium walk / Day walk
Picnicking
Short walk
Sight-seeing
Surfing
Swimming
  • surfing

    Beaches The broad sandy open beaches of Venus Bay are popular for swimming, surfing and fishing.Swimmers must be careful as strong currents and rips occur along this section of the coast.Venus…

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    camping

    Bear Gully Campground This camping area offers shady campsites set among tall Banksias right on the shore of Waratah Bay. The adjacent beach is unpatrolled and not recommended for swimming. The area is…

  • cape-liptrap

    Cape Liptrap A lighthouse was established at Cape Liptrap in 1913 to improve the safety of coastal shipping. The light is still in operation and has a range of 18 nautical miles…

  • fishing-ocean

    Fishing Line fishing is popular from the beaches and rocks at Walkerville with anglers seeking Snapper, Sweep, Leather Jacket, Salmon, Yellow-tail Kingfish, Trumpeter and Parrot-fish. The sheltered waters of Anderson Inlet…

  • horseriding

    Horse riding Horse riding is permitted within the park on the intertidal area of beach below the high water mark between the ocean outfall pipeline and Arch Rock. Access to the beach…

  • cape liptrap

    Point Smythe Thickets of Coast Teatree together with stands of Coast Banksia are found at Point Smythe and along the coastal sand dunes. The Point Smythe Walk (6 km circuit, 2 hours)…

  • cape-liptrap-walkerville

    Walkerville South lime kilns A short walk along the beach at Walkerville rings you unexpectedly upon giant brick buttresses protruding from the cliffs like the ruins of some ancient Roman engineering works. These are…

  • This park has been rated 1 stars by users
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    walking - coast

    Walking Take in the rugged beauty of remote sections of the coast, most of which is accessible only by foot.Popular walks include:1. Point Smythe Walk(6 km circuit, 2 hours)This circuit walk…

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