Family Holidays on the Beach

All over the world there are numerous beaches that are filled with an abundance of activities that all members of the family will enjoy. The sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and numerous activities available for the entire family make family beach holidays extremely popular.

Catch Giant Waves Perfect For Surfing

Family beach holidays provide you with the perfect opportunity to cater to the more adventurous side of the family. Many beaches all over the world ranging from those in Australia to those in Europe and Hawaii are renowned for producing some of the world's largest waves. Avid surfers can rent a board and jump right in, while amateur surfers can learn the basics at some of the numerous surfing schools located along the oceanfront.

Engage In Extreme Sports On The Water

Extreme sports enthusiasts will enjoy engaging in several activities that will get the adrenaline pumping. Many coastal beaches offer a variety of extreme sporting activities that the entire family will enjoy taking part in. Imagine going wakeboarding, jet skiing or even parasailing. All of these activities are available at many of the beaches located all across the globe.

Closely Explore The Secret World Below The Water

There is a whole secret world just below the crystal clear ocean water. Family beach holidays provide you with the perfect chance to explore these secret worlds. Snorkelling and scuba diving expeditions provide you with the equipment, guides and opportunity to see what really lives under the sea or ocean. Enjoy swimming and exploring coral reefs, or see exotic fish, sharks and turtles up close and personal.


Experienced divers and snorkellers can just rent equipment at the local rental shops along the coast. Novice divers and snorkellers will be able to take part in diving and snorkelling schools that will teach you the basics.

Sit Back, Relax And Enjoy The Sun

A beach retreat during a family holiday is the perfect time to really unwind and de-stress from the hustle and bustle of daily life. There are numerous opportunities for all members of the family to really just sit back, relax and soak up the sun. Relaxing in the sun can be done by just bringing a small picnic lunch to the beach and sitting on a blanket, or for a more structured holiday you can choose to rent a cabana along the coast.

Cool Off With A Swim In The Ocean Waters

All members of the family will enjoy jumping in the crystal clear waters of the ocean and cooling off from the heat. Many beaches offer lifeguards on duty to keep families safe, while others provide free style swimming. Everyone in the family will enjoy swimming in the ocean, jumping through waves and having a fun, relaxing time along the beach. For a full day adventure, consider renting a boat or yacht to take out on the water and go swimming through the deeper ocean waters.

Family Beach Accommodation

Shack on Gold - 14 Gold Coast Drive, Carrickalinga

14 Gold Coast Drive, Carrickalinga Absolute beach front SHACK, this property featuring breathtaking views of the beautiful Carrickalinga beach. This single storey beach SHACK offers 3 bedrooms & 1 bathroom to sleep 9 people. Bedroom 1 consists of ...

Ocean Sands 3 - Sawtell, NSW

Ocean Sands 3 is an air conditioned, ground floor two bedroom unit perfectly located in the heart of Sawtell. Relax and unwind, listen to the sounds of the waves crashing 50 metres away. Right around the corner from Sawtell's Main Street where you...

Beachpoint, Unit 401, 28 North Street

Well maintained - Two bedroom, Fourth floor unit left hand side facing accommodating up to 4 people and overlooking Forster Main Beach. Security building with lift access . Fully equipped kitchen with microwave,diswasher; TV, DVD and internal laun...

Beaches - Toogoom, Fraser Coast

Thie home is situationed on the Beachfront at Toogoom, Sleeps 7 (2Q,3S). Main bedroom with queen bed, airconditioner and ensuite, 2nd bedroom with 2 single beds, 3rd bedroom with single bed and forth bedroom with queen bed, airconditioner and acce...

Kooringal No:4 Soldiers Point

KOORINGAL 4 4/105 Soldiers Point Road Soldiers Point This two bedroom ground floor apartment is right on the water at Soldiers Point, you can fish off the bank at high tide! Just a short walk to the Soldiers Point Bowling Club and Salamander Shor...