Caves Beach, New South Wales
New South Wales
|Population||3,936 (2011 census)|
|• Density||91.5/km2 (237.1/sq mi)|
|Area||43 km2 (16.6 sq mi)|
|Location||2 km (1 mi) SE of Swansea|
|LGA(s)||City of Lake Macquarie|
Caves Beach is a locality on the Swansea peninsula between Lake Macquarie and the Pacific Ocean in New South Wales, Australia. It is part of the City of Lake Macquarie local government area. The locality is named for the large number of caves on the nearby coastline. It has a surfing beach which is popular with the local bodyboarders. It is highly popular for spearfishing, with the premier target species being the elusive red morwong.
The main business is the Caves Beachside Resort, and there is a small shopping centre.
- History of Caves Beach (Lake Macquarie City Library)
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