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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  • July 26, 2017
    We had wonderful weather for our walk around Lucky Bay. Clear beaches, turquoise water, a small stream, lookouts, sheltered dunes and more. We walked about 6km in total. Had a picnic lunch in the sun ...  more »
  • July 22, 2017
    This place is really worth seeing whatever the weather. The sand is a squeaky white silicon type that sets off the beautiful blue water and surrounding green scrub nicely. There are toilets provided a...  more »
  • July 20, 2017
    I backpacked and travelled to every major city and in-between in a camper van with some friends. This meant I went to a lot of beaches. This is by far my favourite. It's so tranquil and peaceful and t...  more »

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