Tree-covered hills, rivers, majestic cliff and dunes, calm inlets and the roaring Southern Ocean make Denmark's beaches unique and awes inspiring. The rugged coastline means there are many beaches with ancient granite rock and dune cliff surrounds. Each beach has it's own unique ambiance, character, aspect and rip.
Soft white sand, clear blue water, pure fresh air, beautiful and peaceful surroundings, sports of all types possible...the beaches of the Denmark Region are reflective of all the best points about life in Australia!
To the West, towards Walpole, is the William Bay National Park and to the East is the West Cape Howe National Park!Dive into the enchanting coastal beauty of Denmark. Discover the marine biodiversity that lies beneath the waves, including the southernmost coral reefs in the world. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the ocean and experience the magic of Denmark's coastal paradise.
Starting with the most popular and easiest to get to, plus the nicest ones to view from the lookouts, the beaches of Denmark Western Australia are truly spectacular. The surf is best at Ocean Beach, and the lagoon of Greens Pool is incredible. There are rock pools to swim in, rocks to climb and rocks to jump off, into the turquiose water below. Denmark's Best Beaches...
(Patrolled in Summer)
Denmark's closest and most popular beach. Just a short drive south of Denmark Town, the Denmark Surf Life Saving Club is situated at Ocean Beach. Ocean Beach is popular with surfers because of it's great waves. Surfers seen daily. The Denmark Surf Life Saving Club patrol it on weekends from December to March. This is a perfect beach to learn to surf. Mike Neunuebel of South Coast Surfing Lessons gives lessons in the school holidays and throughout summer, you can hire boards and wet suits too. This is Denmark's home-beach. Swimming between the Flags in the summer months makes this a perfect spot for swimmers of all ages.
Giant waves buffet the coastline along Lights Beach which is just outside the eastern boundary of William Bay National Park.
Lights Beach has three seperate beaches, one with a 'princess pool' where waves crash over rocks, pour down a waterfall and carve a long curving path back to the ocean. Part of the Bibbulmun Track.
Safe for families and children due to the rock reef close to shore. This is truly one of the most magnificent destination beaches along the South Coast, with its snorkelling, rock climbing, rock jumping and safe turquiose swimming lagoon. Located in William Bay National Park, west of town (approx 15km), close to Elephant Rocks, Madfish Bay, Waterfall Beach. Truly awesome.Visit Greens Pool
Embark on a short but captivating walk trail from the car park at Greens Pool, leading you to a lookout that unveils the majestic giant Elephant Rocks in all their orange and brown glory, looking out ot sea. As you follow the trail, it gracefully descends between the rocks, guiding you to a secluded and sheltered cove. There are 2 entrances to the Cove.Visit Elephant Rocks
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