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Sandy Bay

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Sandy Bay is a suburb of the city of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. It has several beaches along the shore, the main beaches with public access are Nutgrove Beach and Long Beach.

Sandy Bay is known as one of the city's prestigious areas. In the more southern areas of Sandy Bay, close to the water and also high on the slopes of Mt Nelson, are some of Tasmania's most expensive real estate. It is also the site of the Hobart campus of the University of Tasmania. There is considerable diversity within the suburb. The area surrounding the University of Tasmania is home to considerable student accommodation.

It is site of the annual Nude Solstice Swim and the Prude Solstice Swim.

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