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  • Key features Surf beach
    Seaside 'town'
  • Situated Within Wellington travel zone
    3km to Stone Street Studios
    26km to Avalon Studios
  • Location access Public

Lyall Bay is home to Wellington's most popular surf beach. The beach, which is the largest in Wellington central, is also a popular swimming destination in summer and features two Surf Lifesaving Clubs.

The suburb is very close to the Wellington Airport, with the runway visible from Lyall Parade and beach.

The town has a quaint, beachy vibe to it, with many character houses. 

Location details:

  • 2km to Wellington Airport
  • Ample parking along Lyall Parade