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Sandy Point & Corio Bay | Central Queensland Towns and Places

Sandy Point & Corio Bay

Picnic Areas   Cycling   Lookouts   Swimming   Kayaking   Sailing   Motorboat Access   Fishing   Dogs on leash allowed   Crocodile Warning Signs   Stinger Warning Signs

Situated on the southern bank of Corio Bay, Sandy Point is a pristine stretch of beach stretching twenty kilometres north of Yeppoon.

To drive to Sandy Point along the beach, you will definitely need 4WD. Also be aware of the tides so you can plan your trip without any problems.

There are no amenities, shops, or drinking water at Sandy Point or Corio Bay, so you will need to take all supplies with you.

Also note that Corio Bay is a renowned habitat for Saltwater Crocodiles. Swimming in the creeks at Corio Bay is definitely not recommended.

Accessing Sandy Point & Corio Bay

2WD: In dry weather, Sandy Point is accessible by gravel road through the back of Mercure Resort.

4WD: Sandy Point is accessible via the beach access at Bangalee. You will also drive though the beach area at Mercure Resort, so please take extra care and show courtesy when passing resort guests.

Watch the video below to see a quick road trip to Sandy Point from Yeppoon.

Sandy Point Road Trip Video

Photo Gallery: Sandy Point & Corio Bay

Bangalee Beach
Bangalee Beach
Bangalee Beach
Bangalee Beach
Corio Bay
Corio Bay
Corio Bay
Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Fishing Creek, Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach
Sandy Point Beach
Sandy Point Beach
Sandy Point Beach
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Sandy Point Beach looking north to Corio Bay
Pristine beach at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Beach
Pristine beach at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Beach
Pristine beach at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Beach
Pristine beach at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Beach
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Pristine beach at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Beach
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Tall white dunes at Sandy Point
Sandy Point Dunes
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
Trees overhanging the beach at Sandy Point
4WD Tyre tracks on the beach at Sandy Point
Low Tide at Sandy Point

If you enjoy exploring, you can find additional places and towns to check out on the Central Queensland Places page.

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Have a brilliant day,

Andrew Thompson.



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