Lucky Bay, Esperance

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Lucky Bay is a bay located at on the south coast of Western Australia, in the Cape Le Grand National Park.It received its name from Matthew Flinders, who discovered it in January 1802. Flinders had sailed into the hazardous Archipelago of the Recherche, and found his ship surrounded by islands and rocks with nightfall coming on. Recounting the adventure, he wrote the following: In 2017 it was scientifically tested as having the whitest sand in Australia, possibly the World, knocking Hyams Beach NSW off its perch. (Coast Australia Series 3 Episode 1)
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  • Beautiful place. Especially on a sunny day. Outgoing kangaroo. White sand. Beautiful photos. An incredible amount of emotion. Truly lucky bay!
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  • As if Twilight beach wasn't enough, Lucky Bay was another level. The atmosphere of cars on the beach, the white squeaky sand and pristine waters was sensational. We went back twice, well worth the dri...  more »
  • I heard amazing things about Lucky Bay and since we were in Esperance, we gave it a try. We went there on Dec 31st and the beach was quite full and lots of cars around. I knew you were allowed to driv...  more »

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