The water is crystal clear; the surf is usually battering away for some good body surfing, the lifesavers are famous for being on a reality TV show, and there are thousands of beautiful people enjoying all it has to offer.
Overhanging rocks provided plenty of areas for shade, the turquoise water beckons you from the coastal path to sidetrack for a little while for a cool dip and break from your warm walk.
The fresh salty air, invigorating breeze, crystal clear water and pounding surf made me pining for my forgotten cozzies.
The beach sits at the end of a narrow bay. Concrete and natural rock retaining walls and sitting areas are on the edges of water making it look like a large swimming pool.
It is known as the best area for diving in Sydney and if you remember to bring your snorkel mask, you can swim the Gordons Bay Underwater Nature Trail.