Dunbogan is a small coastal village half an hour from our residence city of Port Macquarie. It has a number of stunning seashores all providing one thing completely different from canine pleasant seashores to seashores the place 4x4s are permitted and seashores which might be excellent for swimming! Dunbogan is an ideal day journey from Port Macquarie and right here is our information to Dunbogan’s seashores.
Pilot Seashore is arms down considered one of our favorite seashores within the space. It’s a calm seaside positioned on the mouth of the Camden Haven River. It’s positioned between two breakwalls which ensures it has quiet waters with minimal waves more often than not. It’s a really household pleasant seaside and whereas it isn’t patrolled we discovered it very protected to swim in. There’s loads of shady spots in addition to a rest room block and BBQ’s close to the automobile park. The water is crystal clear and swimming right here appears like you’re on an island vacation.
Pebbly Seashore is a positioned in a slender south-facing rocky gully 700 metres west of Perpendicular Level. It’s reached through an roughly 1km strolling observe from Pilot Seashore. There’s a steep walkway main all the way down to the seaside and you’ll need to take additional care and put on good footwear if you happen to want to go to this seaside. It’s a quiet little seaside, nevertheless there are massive boulders and numerous erosion so take care incase of any rockfall. This seaside isn’t patrolled however it’s effectively definitely worth the quick stroll by means of the bush to succeed in the point of view. I personally would solely paddle right here and never swim right here as a result of remoteness (it is usually not patrolled).
Wash Home Seashore
Wash Home Seashore is positioned to the south of Pilot Seashore and runs alongside for about 800m to the North facet of Perpendicular Level. The seaside isn’t patrolled and has fairly a number of rocks, I might not swim right here however on sure tides there are stunning rockpools to discover which makes up for it. Canines are allowed on this seaside.
Dunbogan Seashore is rather less than 10km lengthy and stretches between Camden Head and Diamond Head. Driving is allowed on Dunbogan Seashores for 4×4’s with seaside permits and canines are allowed on the seaside in sure elements. The seaside isn’t patrolled and was filled with rips the few occasions we visited so we wouldn’t swim there. It’s a excellent seaside to stroll alongside and revel in nature at its greatest!
Dunbogan is a good looking little coastal village, we positively advocate visiting! Our favorite of Dunbogan’s seashores is arms down Pilot Seashore and our favorite locations for meals are fish & chips on the Laurieton Seafood Co-Op and low & ice cream on the Dunbogan Boatshed.