Shoal Point

Shoal Point, Mackay Area

Shoal Point is the northern-most community of the Northern Beaches group, with a visually spectacular coastal beach. At low tide, the beach can almost be mistaken as a small sweeping desert. The sand stretches for hundreds of metres, allowing a close-up view of Green Reef Island.

Watch as thousands of tiny blue Soldier Crabs scuttle along the mud flats, burying themselves into the sand.

Take a blanket, choose a spot to dig your toes into the sand and watch a sublime sunset.

Boats can be launched straight off the beach.

An esplanade park provides shade, picnic tables, a playground and barbecues as well as picturesque views of the beach.

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
O'Brien Esplanade
Shoal Point, Mackay Area
Queensland
Australia

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