Australia, Palm Beach
View of the beach at Palm Beach,
famous as Summer Bay Beach in Home
Beach is a northern beachside suburb
of Sydney, in the state of New South
Wales, Australia. Palm Beach is
located 41 kilometres north of the
Sydney central business district, in
the local government area of
Pittwater Council, in the Northern
Beaches region. Palm Beach sits on a
peninsula at the end of Barrenjoey
Road, between Pittwater and Broken
Bay. Palm Beach is sometimes
colloquially referred to as 'Palmy'.
Palm Beach is used for exterior
filming of soap opera Home and Away,
as the fictional town of Summer Bay.
It's iconic status amongst the
Sydney beach culture is reflected in
artworks, poetry and prose.