The great escape to Bondi Beach

In Enjoy, Entertainment, General | Mon 14/01/13

Bondi beach is one of the most popular beaches in Sydney, and its beautiful scenery will certainly take your breath away. It is located in the eastern suburbs, in the Municipality of Waverley and it’s about seven km from the Sydney central business district. The word “Bondi,” is an Aboriginal word that means breaking waves. We will also be able to find Aboriginal cravings on the northern end of the beach at Ben Buckler and south of Bondi beach located near McKenzie Beach on the coastal walk.

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The famous Bondi beach and it’s amazing blue waters with its one kilometer of white sand that will certainly not want to make you leave. It is the perfect spot to spend your vacation, enjoy a hot day in the sun, a barbecue with friends and family by the grass, a great place to go surfing, spend the weekend or to just hang out with your friends. Bondi beach receives thousands of tourists every year making it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia, especially among backpackers.

So if you are in Bondi make sure you try out the Bondi baths which are located at the southern end of the beach, which are 100 years old and have been used by the famous Bondi Icebergs for several years. It is also a place that children can have fun and there you will find the Children’s Wading Pool and the Wally Weekes Pool. The Bondi baths is a great place that you can relax by the sun, swim in the natural ocean water and enjoy all of Bondi and its great outdoor has to offer.

Whenever you are in Bondi it is simply a must to go surfing because it is something that you have to experience, and it’s also a great activity for the whole family. So in Bondi you will be able to find surfing schools and shops that you can book an appointment and have a surfing class. For example, you can contact the “Let’s Go Surfing store,’’ which is located near the Bondi RSL club and next door to Speedo’s Café. There you can have group lessons, hire a board and wet suits, private lessons and even have your picture taken. It is simply a must do in Bondi and it’s a great way to get in shape.

This is just a short glimpse of the great place that Bondi beach really is. There are just so many things that you can do there and you will loose yourself with all the activities and things to see that Bondi beach has to offer. Not alone all the bars, cafes, clubs, stores, hotels and a remarkable view of the beach is a great way to experience the other side of Bondi. Let’s not forget the Bondi Pavilion which is the community cultural centre, and there you will be able to see  a theater, gallery, rehearsal, meeting and function rooms, art workshop, studios. During the year the Bondi Pavilion is the centre for many festivals and performances.

These are just some of the things that you should know about Bondi beach and with time you will get a better idea of all the exciting things that you can do and that are happening there. So remember in the summertime the place to be is Bondi beach.