Norman's Beach

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Normans Beach

Norman's Beach, near Mount Man­ypeaks, is a rugged, white, sandy beach and popular nature camp­ing area.

John and Ann Norman, arriv­ing in 1837, were some of the first European settlers to the area. Over the years, the family has owned several farms includ­ing the "Many Peaks" homestead, and still has a strong local pre­s­ence today.

Norman's Beach is a long, white, sandy beach split by an inlet, suit­able for beach walk­ing, swimm­ing and catch­ing a variety of fish.

Norman's Beach camp­ing area is a free to use natural camp­ing site.

A 300 metre walk­ing trail con­nects the camp­site to a look­out, with steps lead­ing to the beach proper. The views from the look­out are stunn­ing, with whale watch­ing poss­ible between July and October.

Norman's Beach camp­ing area is a free to use natural camp­ing site, and features public to­ilets, day park­ing, picnic benches and waste bins. Fires are not per­mit­ted at any time and leashed pets are welcome.

Camp­ing is limi­ted to 7 days maximum. You will need to supply your own power and water. There is no mobile phone cover­age. Generators may only be used between 7.30am and 10.00pm.

Norman's Beach is loca­ted near Two Peoples Bay and Betty's Beach, some 49km from Albany. To reach the camp­ing site, travel along South Coast High­way approxim­ately 35km to Homestead Road, follow this and turn left at Norman's Beach Road.

Nearby Betty's Beach and East Bay Beach also have nature camp­ing sites, and can also be reached from Homestead Road.

Article updated 29/10/2016.