Separated from Dee Why by a narrow channel, Long Reef Beach is remoter and much quieter than its southern neighbor. However, Dee Why has better surfing conditions, a big sea pool, and several good restaurants. To get here, take Bus 136 from Manly. Amenities: food and drink; toilets; showers, lifeguard, parking (fee). Best for : swimming, walking.
The Strand, Sydney, New South Wales, 2099, Australia