A trip to the zoo…

Recent visitors raved about their family trip to Symbio Zoo. Thanks to the Chow Family for sharing these photos. … Read More

Whale Breach - Image Courtesy of Baby Zoology

When the Whales Come to Visit…

There’s certainly something incredibly special about seeing the whales returning to our Southern Ocean. If you stay with us from May to November you may be lucky enough to spot a whale breaching along Stanwell Park Beach. Follow us on … Read More

Pure Bliss: The Figure 8 Pool at Burning Palms Royal National Park

Coalcliff Ocean Pool

Coalcliff Ocean Pool Officially Open!

This stunning ocean pool is once again open to the public. After sea wall renovations this project was completed just in time for Summer. Access is via Paterson Rd in Stanwell Park and close to Coalcliff Surf Life Saving Club.

Coalcliff Winter Swim Club

Sunday Winter Swim Club

Join some of the locals for this Sunday morning ritual. Our Winter Swim club meets each Sunday at 9am down at the Coalcliff Ocean Pool. Contact Helensburgh-Stanwell Park Surf Club if you’d like to find out more.

One of the most photographed beaches in Australia


A local fixture

Our local beach totem pole is a local fixture nowadays. And here, creatively captured by one of our regulars.

A perfect cuppa!!

Some say the coffee from 16 Feet Espresso is the perfect cuppa…

A sunrise worth waking up early for…


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