Shorncliffe Beach, Brisbane

4.2
#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.
Improve this listing »
map
Create an itinerary including Shorncliffe Beach
Shorncliffe Beach Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
183 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • An interesting part of Brisbane. A lot has been done to revitalise the area. Nice Fish and Chip shop close by. A pleasant place for a nice walk on a sunny day.  more »
  • Drove here looking for a picnic spot without knowing what to expect and glad that we did! Quite and lovely with pier where you can just take a scroll or do some fishing. There’s also a great size play...  more »
  • The water is not the clearest, and the sand a little dirty. No real surf to speak of, and the waters are warm, so at least great for the little ones but no one else really. They have a great park that...  more »

Plan your trip to Brisbane

  • Get a personalised plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customise it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best activities
    and find special offers
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Shorncliffe Beach by other users

6 days in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 30 days in Brisbane Region, Coral Cove & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Noosa & Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 54 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS November, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Australia BY A USER FROM HONG KONG July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 36 days in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Brisbane & Adelaide BY A USER FROM GERMANY November, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 45 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans