Coogee Beach, Sydney

4.6
#3 of 24 in Beaches in Sydney
Second only to Bondi in popularity, Coogee Beach is suitable for swimming, relaxing in the sun, and picnicking. Nearby is a busy shopping and dining area, where you can also find hotel accommodations if you choose to stay longer in this quaint part of the city. Though this part of the coast is famous for its dangerous shore breaks, an ocean pool lies at the southern end of the beach in a sheltered area safe for swimming. Lifeguards are on duty daily and on the Wedding Cake Island, rising out of the water about 400 m (1,300 ft) offshore. This small island forms a rocky reef that helps shelter the beach and creates an area safe for swimming Make Coogee Beach a part of your Sydney vacation plans using our Sydney day trip planning tool .
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  • This is the destination on the Bondi to Coogee beach walk. It is an average-sized beach, quite nice and quite popular with locals. In front of the beach is the Coogee Pavilion, a popular place for din...  more »
  • It is travel by bus from the city. More Bondi not crowded, always had a BBQ here. Because have a BBQ-buy only the food and drink, play from noon until evening.
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  • I recently visited Coogee after a long absence. Was so good to get reacquainted!! Such a lovely vibe. It was an Autumn visit but still quite busy. Perfect place to gather your thoughts, have a coffee ...  more »

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