Palm Beach is 2.3km east-facing beach that curves in a gentle arc between the heritage listed Barrenjoey Lighthouse to the sandstone rocks of Little Head in the south, beach linking Barrenjoey to the mainland. 

General conditions

  • Good swimming and body surfing conditions
  • Strong shore break at times
  • Excellent surfing conditions at the north end
  • Good surfing breaks along the beach. Best in north easterly winds


accessible toilets, pay and display parking, picnic area, public toilets, rockpool, showers


31 Ocean Road
Palm Beach NSW 2108
Map of Palm Beach