Gunyah Beach

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Gunyah Beach is a beach in Australia that is located in a place known as Coffin Bay National Park, which is found in the region of SA, Australia.

Gunyah Beach Review

Gunyah Beach gets a ranking of 94 out of a possible 100.

Gunyah Beach is one of the highest rated beaches in all of Australia, and is certainly regarded as a top beach choice in SA.

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Gunyah Beach


The official name of this beach is Gunyah Beach.

It is located in the area of Coffin Bay National Park, and has some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia, in the region of SA.

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Is Gunyah Beach a top ranked beach in Australia?

So, when it comes to comparing Gunyah Beach with the rest, is it in the Top 10 beaches in Australia? Is it in the Top 20 beaches in Australia? Well, the best way to find out is to check our Current Australia Best Beach Rankings and see if Gunyah Beach makes the list of most beautiful beaches in Australia!

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Holiday in Gunyah Beach

Coffin Bay National Park is a place in SA that is very enjoyable to visit and provides a great environment for a holiday.

There have been no negative reports recieved from Locals, Tourists, Fishermen, Surfers, Swimmers or Campers at Gunyah Beach.

Camping in Gunyah Beach

If you intend on camping in Gunyah Beach it is best to see if a booking is required beforehand. When permitted, choosing to go free camping in Gunyah Beach is acceptable, but it is important you follow the local rules of Coffin Bay National Park.

Generally coastal areas in Australia like Gunyah Beach have a myriad of options for caravans, caravan parks, tents and campgrounds.

Fishing in Gunyah Beach

Many areas through Australia and particularly in Coffin Bay National Park require a fishing licence to legally go fishing. If you want to go fishing in Gunyah Beach it is recommended that you obtain the adequate recreational fishing licence.

Swimming in Gunyah Beach

Througout Australia and in places such as Coffin Bay National Park, swimming in the ocean and waterways can be extremly dangerous. When swimming in Gunyah Beach, please be mindful of rip currents, ocean conditions, big swells, drops offs, rocks and marine stingers and predators.

Always swim between the flags in Gunyah Beach where available. Never swim alone!

It is highly recommended you visit Beach Safe Australia before visiting Gunyah Beach to ensure you are prepared for the weather and tidal conditions.

Accomodation in Gunyah Beach

Like many areas throughout Australia, beaches in areas like Coffin Bay National Park can be quite remote. This means there may be limited accomadation options. If it does exist, accomodation deals in Gunyah Beach can be found online.

Marine and Wildlife in Gunyah Beach

Please note - many Australian speicies are protected, and SA is no exception. Do not feed local wildlife and please be aware you are visiting their natural habitat around Coffin Bay National Park.

Some common types of marine or wildlife you may find at Gunyah Beach may include:

Marine life in Gunyah Beach: Sharks, Whales, Stingrays, Manta Rays, Turtles, Seals, Dolphins, Starfish, Jellyfish, Blue Bottles, Crabs.

Wildlife life in Gunyah Beach: Kangaroos, Wallabies, Koalas, Kookaburras, Seagulls, Snakes, Lizards, Cockatoos, Possums.

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Surfing in Gunyah Beach

Experienced surfers will find SA conditions vary from day to day. It is advised to always wear a wetsuit and never surf in Gunyah Beach alone.

Boating in Gunyah Beach

Please enquire directly with Gunyah Beach or the office of Coffin Bay National Park to obtain the rules around the prospect of boating in Gunyah Beach.

Other notes:

There is no information available that confirms whether Gunyah Beach is one of the limited nude beaches in Australia. As a general rule, unless there is clear signage, you cannot assume a beach in SA is one of the few permitted topless beaches in Australia.

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