This grassy tract at Coogee Beach’s northern end has superb ocean views and the Giles Baths ocean pool. A sobering shrine commemorates...
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Ross Jones Memorial Pool
At Coogee Beach’s southern end, this saltwater pool has sandcastle-like concrete turrets.
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Giles Baths information
If you’ve got kids, shark-paranoia, or surf isn’t your thing, don't worry; Sydney’s blessed with a string of 40 ocean pools up and down the coast, most of them free. At Coogee Beach’s northern end, below Dolphin Point, Giles Baths is what’s known as a ‘bogey hole’ – a semiformal rock pool open to the surging surf.