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Harbord Beach, Sydney

Harbord Beach - Sydney, Australia
Harbord Beach
Ocean View Road, Sydney, NSW 2096Map
Freshwater
+61 2 9265 9333(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: The Northern Beaches
Overview

This north side beach nestled between Manly and Curl Curl is also known as Freshwater. It was here that Hawaiian expert, Duke Kahanamoku demonstrated the sport of board surfing to a large admiring crowd in 1915. The waves are generally dependable and good for body surfing while the large rock pool at the northern end has an appreciative clientele. Beach inspectors patrol the beach daily between September and April, while in December and February there are lifesavers who volunteer on the weekends.

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