Shorncliffe Beach, Brisbane

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#1 of 13 in Beaches in Brisbane Region
Located on the north side of Brisbane, Shorncliffe Beach is just 14 kilometers (8.7 mi) from the city’s central business district. You can access this beach, which features a wood pier built in the 1870s, by car or train from anywhere in town. The site includes barbecue facilities and a covered sitting area, making it a convenient place for family picnics and other informal gatherings. Lots of shady areas offer a tranquil escape from the bustling city nearby. Stop by to relax on the water, or spend the day walking, jogging, cycling, or fishing in the shallows right by the sand. A visit to Shorncliffe Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Brisbane online vacation planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Great little spot for an afternoon stroll- walk all the way from shorncliffe to sandgate, its a nice walk. Not a beach for swimming, but good for kids to play on the sand. There is a massive playgroun...  more »
  • Shorncliffe beach is got really very good for swimming. Good walks are however available from Shorncliffe to Sandgate Esplanade. Views are pleasant.  more »
  • Enjoy the foreshore and even take your pets for a run. Several excellent takeaway shops serving great fish n chips. Lots of trees to sit under as well as rotund as and tables and chairs. Public toilet...  more »

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