Make a holiday rental in Golden Beach, Australia your home away from home
Golden Beach self-catering accommodation is set in and around a small seaside town towards the centre of Ninety Mile beach, in East Gippsland, Victoria. Here you’ll be able to make the most of this immaculate golden sandy beach, which is the longest stretch of uninterrupted sandy shore in the country.
Things to do in Golden Beach, Australia
There are a number of amenities within easy reach of Golden Beach holiday rentals. At the Veronica Maybury Memorial Reserve you’ll find a nine-hole golf course, as well as various sports facilities. Meanwhile the main commercial centre in the area features everything you could need for self-catering accommodation, with grocers, a fish and chip shop, as well as a children’s playground and tennis courts.
Ninety Mile Beach will of course be practically on the doorstep of holiday accommodation in Golden Beach. Given its huge length, you’ll have little trouble finding complete seclusion along the shore here. There are also some interesting sights to see close by. On the beach, a little way outside the town centre is the shipwreck of the Trinculo, which ran aground during a storm in 1879.
Activities on offer around Golden Beach self-catering accommodation include all the classic beachfront fun. You’ll also be able to make the most of some fantastic ocean fishing all along the beach, and it would be well worth keeping an eye out for some of the diverse birdlife that makes a habitat along the ocean’s edge. It’s well worth taking a walking trip to explore the both the coastal and inland scenery in the area – the Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park is where you’ll be able to explore the area’s extensive dune system.
Places to visit on holiday in Golden Beach, Australia
During your stay at Golden Beach holiday rentals you could head off to see more of the famous Gippsland Lakes. Paynesville and Bairnsdale can both be reached within a 90-minute drive. Here you’ll be able to hire a boat or kayak to explore the various lakes just inland from the ocean. From Paynesville you’ll also be able to catch a ferry to Raymond Island in Lake King.
Weather in Golden Beach, Australia
Golden Beach self-catering accommodation is found in a part of the country with a moderate oceanic climate. Temperatures here are mild or cool in winter, when daytime highs get up to the mid-teens. In summer there’s warm weather for four or five months, between November and March, when you can usually expect temperatures to get up to the mid or high 20s.
Cheap flights to Golden Beach, Australia
Golden Beach holiday accommodation is approximately three hours by car from Melbourne Airport, which can be reached from the UK by flying with Qantas from London Heathrow (LHR).