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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  • 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 »

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