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Blacksmiths Beach is a family friendly beach, popular for swimming.


Blacksmiths Beach is at the southern end of a nine mile stretch of coastline, which runs from Redhead down to the Swansea Channel.

A popular family beach, which is patrolled in the warmer months, Blacksmiths Beach has an active surf lifesaving club, with surfing and swimming being popular activities.

Phone: 02 4921 0740

Map & Directions

Ungala Road, Blacksmiths NSW 2281


Blacksmiths Beach is easily accessed off the Pacific Highway by turning into Gommera Street at the traffic lights at Blacksmiths. There is accommodation nearby at the tourist park or alternatively stay in Swansea, Marks Point or Belmont.