Trip Planner: South Pacific / Australia / Victoria / City of Greater Geelong / Barwon Heads / 13th Beach
Popular with professional and amateur surfers, 13th Beach stretches along 4.5 km (2.8 mi) of shoreline right next to the 13th hole of a golf course. Even if you do not surf, you can enjoy watching breaking waves and professionals trying to catch them, or just stretch your legs walking down the elevated tracks above the beach. During the summer, lifeguards supervise the beach during the week. Our Barwon Heads road trip planner makes visiting 13th Beach and other Barwon Heads attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
13th Beach Reviews
The walk from the bridge in Barwon Heads along the coast to the surf beach is stunning. The river to the heads and around the point is the best way to start to see the contrast with the open ocean and... more »
Stunning beach with a spectacular marine sanctuary on the eastern end and wide sandy beaches at low tide. Great when the surf is up or alternatively on calm days think about a snorkel around the Barwo... more »
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