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Shell Beach, Denham

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The remarkable, rare spectacle of a sun-bleached beach made entirely of shells rather than sand awaits the visitor to Shell Beach, a 110 km (68 mi) stretch of land in Western Australia. The stark whiteness of the beach contrasts vividly with the azure of the sea, while the shells of Shell Beach generally reach a depth of 7 to 10 meters (23 to 33 ft). Only one other such beach is known to exist. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Denham holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Shell Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • A visitor must for Australia. Be sure more than 30 minutes plan to stay. There is a beautiful nature trail and a lot of romance. So enjoy!
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  • This beach is made up of millions of shells where one would normally expect sand so for that reason alone it is worth a visit.  more »
  • We drove Kalbarri to Denham and stop at Shell Beach early afternoon. It was a great stop after a long drive. There are also toilets which is helpful because not much on the road. Walk until the water ...  more »

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