Shorncliffe Beach, Brisbane

4.2
#2 of 13 in Beaches in Brisbane Region
Located on the north side of Brisbane, Shorncliffe Beach is just 14 kilometers (8.7 mi) from the city’s central business district. You can access this beach, which features a wood pier built in the 1870s, by car or train from anywhere in town. The site includes barbecue facilities and a covered sitting area, making it a convenient place for family picnics and other informal gatherings. Lots of shady areas offer a tranquil escape from the bustling city nearby. Stop by to relax on the water, or spend the day walking, jogging, cycling, or fishing in the shallows right by the sand. A visit to Shorncliffe Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Brisbane online vacation planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Shorncliffe is a really great location with some nice facilities. There is a picnic area, a play area for kids, a nice sandy area for dogs (on leash) and a really pleasant pier (or jetty if you prefer...  more »
  • The beach, playground and jetty are an excellent place to spend the day. The beach is flat and the sand is great for sandcastles. The playground is the biggest you will see with plenty to do from just...  more »
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