Beaches in Cockburn Town

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A long strip of beach front Cockburn Town, as sandy and picturesque as they come.  The beach can be narrow during high tide, but the nature of the waters overall are calm and great for beginning swimmers.  Along the shore there are several sea walls where visitors will claim a spot and sit and watch the waves roll by, as well as a few places that are frequented by snorkelers. 

The Area's Beaches

You will discover an abundance of beaches to choose from in and around the area. Just click on the name of each beach for more detail concerning that specific beach.

Governor's Beach

If you enjoy snorkeling, a place with that option is Osprey Beach. Visitors can access Osprey Beach from Duke Street a main, paved road that leads to Osprey Beach Hotel.

Another location worth considering is Murray Beach. Visitors can gain access to Murray Beach by driving just off nearest main to road to a smaller dirt road. Find parking along the road, then make your way through the trees, where you will find the beach.

West Road Beach: West Road Beach is a popular snorkeling spot, but with its calm waters and soft sands, it i also a great place for a family day on the beach.

Take a moment to look through the chart below for more information.

Beaches In and Around Cockburn Town
Name Location Coast
Cedar Grove Beach 0.4 mi. South West of Central Cockburn Town South West
Corktree Beach 2.4 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North
Governor's Beach 1.6 mi. South of Central Cockburn Town South West
Hawkes Nest East Beach 1.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cockburn Town South
Murray Beach 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Cockburn Town North
Osprey Beach Central Cockburn Town South West
Pillory Beach 1.6 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North West
Town Beach Central Cockburn Town South West
West Road Beach 1.4 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North West
White Sands Beach 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cockburn Town South

Of course, Cockburn Town offers other attractions. For more in-depth coverage of other attractions, visit this page.

 

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