Chance Bay is a secluded beach and bay a short walk across the headland from the famous Whitehaven Beach. Add Solway Circuit for views over the area.

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Getting there

Starts at the southern end of Whitehaven Beach, which is reached by boat or seaplane from Airlie Beach or Hamilton Island.


Track is well sign-posted

Route/Trail notes

The trail rises up from Whitehaven Beach and crosses the headland to Chance Bay. Continue past the turn-off to Chance Bay up to Solway Lookout


No pemit required.

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Pleasant walk from Whitehaven beach over to Chance Bay. Had a swim before we returned.

Millie on Aug, 2018


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