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  Mission Beach
Mission Beach is the center of a continuous stretch of beach known as The Strand, which extends over two miles, beginning at the Mission Bay channel entrance and ending at the north end of Pacific Beach.
This beach is not recommended for scuba diving due to lack of undersea life, heavy water activity, and surf.
A special beach wheelchair, which requires an attendant, is generally kept at the main lifeguard station and available on a first come, first served basis at no charge.
www.sandiego.gov /lifeguards/beaches/mb.shtml   (640 words)

  
 Walkabout - Mission Beach
In fact the name Mission Beach is often applied to a number of tiny settlements stretch along the coastline east of Tully.
To the north of Mission Beach are Garners Beach and Bingil Bay Beach and, to the south, South Mission Beach and Wongaling Beach.
In fact Mission Beach's claim to fame is that it is one of the last areas on the north Queensland coast where tropical rainforest actually reaches down to the shoreline.
www.walkabout.com.au /locations/QLDMissionBeach.shtml   (965 words)

  
 Mission Beach Holiday Accommodation - Mission Beach Holidays & Rentals - Mission Beach Australia
Mission Beach is the tropical destination of your imagination uninhabitated islands surrounded by turquoise seas, verdant rainforests crystal-clear streams and waterfalls.
Mission Beach boasts many of Far North Queensland's affordable and luxurious accommodation, ranging from bungalows, apartments, condominiums, beachfront holiday homes to lavish absolute beachfront accommodation.
Mission Beach Holiday Homes - Ranging from quaint bungalows to magnificent holiday homes, find a list of Mission Beach accommodation to suit all budgets; whether you're a couple looking for a romantic getaway, or a family looking for comfortable and affordable holiday rentals.
missionbeachholidays.com.au   (545 words)

  
 Mission Beach Vacation Rentals - City Information
Mission Beach is located on a sand bar peninsula two miles long and up to 1/4 of a mile wide along the western edge of the mid-coastal region of the City of San Diego.
It is bounded on the north by Pacific Beach, on the east by Mission Bay, on the south by the San Diego River (with Ocean Beach on the opposite bank) and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.
Mission Beach is the most densely developed residential community in San Diego with a land use designation over the majority of its area of 36 dwelling units per acre.
missionbeach.vacationrentalsetc.com /cityinfo.html   (557 words)

  
 San Diego Surf School, Surf Camp San Diego,Surfing Lessons in Pacific Beach.
Mission beach is a famous 2 mile stretch of white sandy beaches with a wonderful board walk along the beach and famous Mission Bay.
Mission beach/Pacific Beach is close to a wide variety of shops, hotel resorts, restaurants, parks and of course around the corner from Sea world and Belmont Park.
Along side Mission Beach 's beautiful beaches and the bay area, there are a variety of beautiful luxury vacation accommodations/rentals that Pacific surf school offers in their family overnight surf camps.
www.pacificsurf.org /about/missionbeach.html   (404 words)

  
 Mission Beach Australia. Visitor Information
Mission Beach is comprised of communities stretching north from the Tam O'Shanter Point through South Mission, Wongaling, Mission Beach, Clump Point to Bingil Bay.
Mission Beach takes its name from the Aboriginal Mission established in the early 1900's.
Beach and rainforest walks in World Heritage Wet Tropics, White Water Rafting, Tandem Skydiving, Horse Riding, Fishing, Sailing and Sea Kayaking are some popular Mission Beach activities.
www.barrierreefaustralia.com /visitor-info/mission-beach.htm   (922 words)

  
 Luxury Penthouse Apartment - Mission Beach, North Queensland, Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mission Beach is secluded, yet it is also the perfect base to explore the other wonders of the region; the Great Barrier Reef, Hinchinbrook Island, Dunk Island, Paronella Park at Mena Creek, Murray and Blencoe Falls, Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, World Heritage Wet Tropic Rainforest and the Gulf Savannah.
Mission Beach is also the home of the rare and beautiful cassowary, a flightless rainforest bird found only in the tropical rainforests.
Mission Beach has the closest access from anywhere in North Queensland to the outer Great Barrier Reef.
www.missionbeachluxuryapartment.com.au /mission.htm   (480 words)

  
 Sanctuary Retreat at Mission Beach - Unique rainforest eco-lodge accommodation
First settled in the late 19th Century by timber cutters, Mission Beach was home, for at least 5,000 years previously, to the Djiru Aboriginal tribe.
This led to the establishment of the Hull River Mission in 1914 (from where Mission Beach derives its name) which was destroyed by the 1918 cyclone.
Mission Beach today, remains a stunningly beautiful place and has, remarkably, escaped the recent commercial development of other areas along the coast.
www.sanctuaryretreat.com.au /MissionBeach.htm   (502 words)

  
 Mission Beach, San Diego, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mission Beach is a community on a stretch of sandbar along the Pacific Ocean to the west and Mission Bay to the east in San Diego.
Thong bikinis are technically illegal on Mission Beach, but both lifeguards and local police usually do not enforce the ban on such swimwear.
Nearby Pacific Beach is to the north of Mission Beach.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mission_Beach,_San_Diego,_California   (358 words)

  
 Mission Beach San Diego Beach California Travel Vacation Guide
Mission Beach is popular for bicycling, roller blading, swimming, surfing, and volleyball.
The bay side, home of the Mission Bay Aquatic Center and Mission Bay Golf Course, is popular for jet skiing, windsurfing and sailing while the beach side supports sunbathing, swimming and surfing.
Alcohol may be consumed on the beach from Noon to 8 p.m.
www.beachsandiego.com /misbeach.html   (1263 words)

  
 Mission Beach, Queensland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mission Beach is a small village along the Coral Sea in Queensland, Australia.
The Mission Beach structures were destroyed in the cyclone of 10 March 1918 and were not rebuilt.
Mission Beach is now a thriving tourist town that has been able to maintain its small town feel.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mission_Beach,_Queensland   (356 words)

  
 Mission Beach History - The Mission Beach Accommodation, Tours and Holiday Guide - Mission Beach, Australia
During the cyclone the camping area at the beach was covered to a depth of ten feet by the tidal wave which swept away the bark and grass huts, and several people were also swept away and drowned.
While there were bridle tracks between the beaches for use when the tides prevented travel along the beaches themselves, and a track to Banyan, there were no made roads at all in the area prior to the 1920's.
The construction of roads from the beaches to the new settlement beside the sugar mill at Tully and to the railhead at El Arish were vital to the expansion of the beach settlements.
www.mymissionbeach.com /history.html   (2461 words)

  
 Mission Beach : Planning a Trip | Frommers.com
The Mission Beach turnoff is at the tiny town of El Arish, about 15km (9 1/2 miles) north of Tully.
Mission Beach is 25km (16 miles) off the highway.
There's no bank in Mission Beach; the only ATM in the township is at Mission Beach Resort, Wongaling Beach, so come with enough cash, traveler's checks, and credit cards to cover your expenses.
www.frommers.com /destinations/missionbeach/1381010002.html   (417 words)

  
 Mission Beach, Australia: Mission Beach\\\\\\\'s History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mission Beach history continued with the arrival of Captain Cook who was defiantly one of the first white men to see the beautiful area as he sailed by.
However, both this mission and the Cutten family plantation were destroyed in 1918 when a cyclone hit, followed by a massive tidal wave.
Mission Beach is becoming a popular destination for travellers because of the splendour of its natural surroundings.
www.mission-beach-travel.com /essentials/history.php   (380 words)

  
 A Week At Mission Beach / Summer 2005 / Issues / Mission Beach Magazine - -A San Diego Vacation Rental and Tourist Guide
Just because you find yourself staying in Mission Beach does not mean that you have to limit your activites to the area.  There are dozens of attractions within a 30 mile radius of where you are staying, you just have to know where to look for them.
Church on the Beach is at the northern edge of Mission Beach near Pacific Beach Drive.  Belmont Park is south, at Mission Bay Drive and Mission Blvd.  www.belmontpark.com.
Legoland is a 30 minute drive north of Mission Beach.  Generally, their operating hours are from 10 a.m.
www.missionbeachmagazine.com /index.php/issues/summer_2005__1/a_week_at_mission_beach   (466 words)

  
 Mission Beach Accommodation at Mission Beach Cottages - Beachfront Home in Queensland Australia
Mission Beach Cottages — absolute beachfront on the coconut palm shoreline of Mission Beach, these unique beach cottages offer romantic balmy nights and sunshine filled days with magnificent views of the Great Barrier Reef islands.
The ideal place to stay a while, Mission Beach Cottages - Savannah Breeze, Four Winds and La Mer Bunglow - cater for up to three or four people in self-contained and well appointed comfort featuring queen or king bedrooms, and comfortable lounge, dining and kitchen areas.
Situated right on the beachfront in the centre of Mission Beach, this newly renovated romantic Hawaiian-style brick 2 bedroom beachfront bungalow caters for up to 4 guests.
www.missionbeachcottages.com.au   (407 words)

  
 San Diego/Mission Beach - Wikitravel
San Diego's Mission Beach is a (somewhat) tamer version of the L.A. area's famous Venice Beach.
Mission Beach is located on a narrow strip of land between the ocean and Mission Bay, only a few blocks wide.
This beach is one of the calmest, easiest places to ocean swim in San Diego area.
wikitravel.org /en/San_Diego/Mission_Beach   (280 words)

  
 Mission Beach Beachfront Accommodation at Mission Beach Shores • Mission Beach, Queensland, Australia.
Mission Beach Beachfront Accommodation at Mission Beach Shores • Mission Beach, Queensland, Australia.
Mission Beach Shores is luxury beachfront bungalow style accommodation at its very finest.
Mission Beach Shores is an oasis amongst an environment that is, in itself, one of this country's most alluring and unspoilt natural holiday destinations.
missionbeachshores.com.au   (207 words)

  
 Mission Beach backpacker accommodation - Mission Beach Retreat - Budget backpackers accommodation
Backpacker accommodation in the heart of Mission Beach.
Mission Beach is one of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches on the entire east coast of Queensland.
The accommodation at Mission Beach Retreat is comfortable and clean.
www.missionbeachretreat.com.au   (260 words)

  
 California beach rental - Vacation in this luxury California beach rental located in Mission Beach, San Diego ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This San Diego California Beach Rental house is among the most admired and notorious beach rental vacation homes in all the ocean front of Mission Beach in Southern California.
For a California beach rental, you cannot beat this house for your vacation location in Mission Beach at the heart of San Diego.
Unusually lavish for a California beach rental, the elegant interior of this vacation house is first rate on the ocean front here in Mission Beach.
www.missionbeachdreamhome.com   (931 words)

  
 South Mission Beach
South Mission Beach is bordered on the south by the Mission Bay Channel.
Lifeguards are staffed daily year round at the main lifeguard station at the foot of Avalon Court.
A permit is also required for a wedding, water event, athletic event, voice and/or music amplification, or use of special setup equipment (such as an inflatable party jump, dunk tank, canopy, etc.) For permit information call Coastline Parks at (619)221-8901.
www.sandiego.gov /lifeguards/beaches/smb.shtml   (490 words)

  
 Mission Beach Online.com, Mission Beach, California - Mission Beach
Mission Beach is a special place and a one of a kind location with the bay and the ocean creating over 8 miles of beachfront and park space.
Mission Bay is the strip of Mission Beach on the east side which is surounded bay bays and inlets.
Mission Bay is also the home of SeaWorld San Diego, so needless to say that is very close and good for plenty of fun.
www.missionbeachonline.com   (2234 words)

  
 Tropika Indah Beachfront Beachhouse • Mission Beach Australia
Once you touch the golden sands you are at the gateway to 14 kilometres of pristine beach, fringed by coconut palms and tropical rainforest vegetation.
In the midst of this natural beauty is Tropika Indah, a relaxing, stylish beach house accommodation which oozes a charm that complements the sleepy laid-back nature of Mission Beach.
The house is ideally located - the beach is at your doorstep, the netted swimming enclosure is 1 minute away, yet a pleasant 5 minute stroll along the beach or footpath is all that separates you from the quaint cafes, great restaurants and shops of Mission Beach.
missionbeachaccommodation.com /Mission-Beach-Accommodation/Tropika   (846 words)

  
 PlanBookTravel - Mission Beach   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mission Beach is a relaxed, yet vibrant beachfront town with over 14 kilometres of magnificent golden sandy beaches.
Fourteen kilometres of palm-fringed beach connect these four small townships, from Kennedy Bay in the south, to Garners Beach in the north, a favourite spot for naturalists.
Several creeks empty their waters at Mission Beach and locals can often be found fishing for barramundi and mangrove jacks.
planbooktravel.com /aus/qld/mission_beach   (322 words)

  
 Amenities - Holiday Rental Accommodation at The VIEW - Mission Beach, Australia
A short stroll to Brookes Beach, one of Mission Beach's most private and picturesque beaches.
There are many books to choose from to enjoy a peaceful time of reading down at the almost private beach.
The kitchen is well supplied with utensils of all types required to prepare a stylish lunch or a gourmet dinner.
www.mission-beach-accommodation.com /Mission_Beach_Holiday_Accommodation_Amenities.htm   (412 words)

  
 Mission Beach Australia North Queensland • Holiday Accommodation Information
At Mission Beach, two World Heritage areas are side by side, as the waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park meet the rainforest of the Wet Tropics.
Mission Beach offers amongst the highest concentration of accommodation venues and tours and activities per population than any other regional holiday destination in Queensland.
Mission Beach Tourism is supported by a wide cross section of tourism and small business operators within Mission Beach itself and also the wider region surrounding Mission Beach.
missionbeachtourism.com   (362 words)

  
 Mission Beach Holiday Accommodation • Mission Beach Accommodation, Tours and Holiday Guide for Mission Beach ...
Mission Beach is located in North Queensland, Australia and is central to some of this nations most impressive natural assets.
Mission Beach has it all including absolute world class accommodation and a seemingly endless supply of activities and tours to choose from.
Mission Beach is a paradise hard to portray in just words or pictures, but be warned, if you choose to make us your next holiday destination - you may, just as others do, find yourself coming back time and time again!
www.mymissionbeach.com   (604 words)

  
 Mission Beach Accommodation • Mission Beach Holiday Rentals Queensland Australia.
Mission Beach is one of North Queenslands premier beachside holiday destinations.
Situated between Cairns and Townsville, Mission Beach is world renown for its 14kms of palm fringed tropical beach.
Mission Beach is backdropped by lush World Heritage Rainforest.
missionbeachaccommodation.com   (576 words)

  
 San Diego Vacation Rentals - Mission Beach Home and Condo Rentals
Mission Beach is a short drive (15 minutes) from many attractions such as the World Famous San Diego Zoo, Sea World, beautiful Balboa Park and the historic Hotel Del Coronado just to name a few.
To begin your Mission Beach vacation plans simply click Rental Search to find availability, location, and rental rates for each one of our San Diego Vacation Rentals.
Known as The Strand, the Mission Beach penninsula extends over two miles from the entrance of the Mission Bay Channel to the north end of Pacific Beach.
www.missionsands.com   (460 words)

  
 Mission Beach Apartments for rent Mission Beach apartment rentals, Mission Beach furnished apartments to rent.
Mission Beach Apartments for rent Mission Beach apartment rentals, Mission Beach furnished apartments to rent.
About Us Sublet.com is a Mission Beach apartment rental website that advertises Mission Beach apartments, Mission Beach roommates, Mission Beach houses for rent Mission Beach sublets and subleases.
Mission Beach housing rentals, apartments, roommates, houses, tenants and landlords have not been verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /area_rentals/California/MissionBeach_Rentals.asp   (90 words)

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