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  A beautiful starfish
by Colzy

Shelley's Beach is basically main beach in Ballina. It is a surf beach which features some rock pools to the right of the main break as you look out to sea. If you dont feel like going for a swim (and even if you do in fact!) I recommend going for a paddle through the pools and discover beautiful sea life and shells there. It is very safe and the thrill of the occasional big wave splashing against the rocks which sends you scurrying back a few metres is fantastic. And so be it if your clothes get a little damp! If you look at the piccie I have uploaded you will see a beautiful starfish and sea snail sitting side by side that I discovered on my last trip there. It was lovely and my little nephews who were there with me could hardly contain their excitement at being there. Very nice and cheap day out for the whole family and one of the 'small things' in life that are extremely precious.

Address: Shelley Beach Rd

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  • Written Aug 8, 2005
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