South Cape Bay, Southwest National Park

4.6
#14 of 32 in Beaches in Tasmania
South Cape Bay is located in Southwest National Park. Plan your visit to South Cape Bay and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Southwest National Park tour itinerary planner .
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  • The south cape bay walk takes about 2 hours each way to and from the cape. The walk is reasonably easy - although there’s one section at the start that is a tiny bit rough. We are a family with young ...  more »
  • Went with two children, 7 and 10 years. Both kids managed easily. They both loved the boardwalk sections and were blown away when we reached the beach (almost literally in the winds). Most amazing spo...  more »
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  • Great walk of 4-5 hours return from trailhead at Cockle Creek, Recherche. Depending on weather, the track can be quite muddy and parts of the wetlands boardwalk could be covered in water. The flora changes from bushland to open wetlands to coastal scrub and dunes ... and then rocky headlands. The coastline is fabulous. If you follow the headland around to the west, you can get down to the beach via a long, steep, staircase at South Cape Bay. Take a minute to relax and dip your feet in the southern ocean. Spectacular views.
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