Inside the Coffs Harbour breakwaters is the well protected 1.4 km long harbour beach (NSW 111) with waves rarely exceeding 0.5 m. It usually has a wide low attached bar and no rips. Car parking together with a park and picnic area extend south of the jetty (also called Jetty Beach). Vacant port land on the south side of the harbour has been suggest as the site of a marina based resort and the bare ground and disused quarry may be replaced by something more up market in the future.
Beach Length: 1.4km
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There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Safety section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches.
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