South Cape Bay, Southwest National Park

4.6
#13 of 31 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 many photos we took simply don’t do justice to what we found at South Cape Bay. It is beautiful. The walk has three sections of similar length, rocky gum followed by boardwalk then scrubby bush ne...  more »
  • Bought some Merrell boots for this walk as we usually do shorter walks. The terrain was varied but easy walking in food weather but when we arrived at the cliff there was a freezing wind blowing strai...  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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