Location County Country
Botany Bay Kent England

DescriptionSandy bay near Margate - popular with naturists.
What to ShootShoot the sea-stacks and their reflections in the water and on the sand.
What to TakeND filters for controlling contrast and to allow long exposures. Take a tripod too.
ParkingThere are a small number of parking spaces at the end of Botany Road.
Best TimesSunrise and sunset are best times here, and if you can catch a receding tide the sand will be smooth, reflective and free of footprints.
Suggested Map

Well known artists working at this location

Photographer Website
Mark Setchell www.thesetchells.com

Sunrise and Sunset times for next 12 months

Date Sunrise (Bearing) Sunset (Bearing)
14-Jun-2017 03:37 (49°) 20:12 (311°)
14-Jul-2017 03:55 (52°) 20:06 (308°)
14-Aug-2017 04:39 (65°) 19:19 (294°)
14-Sep-2017 05:28 (83°) 18:11 (276°)
14-Oct-2017 06:17 (102°) 17:03 (258°)
14-Nov-2017 07:11 (119°) 16:07 (241°)
14-Dec-2017 07:52 (128°) 15:46 (232°)
14-Jan-2018 07:53 (125°) 16:13 (236°)
14-Feb-2018 07:10 (110°) 17:07 (250°)
14-Mar-2018 06:11 (93°) 17:56 (267°)
14-Apr-2018 05:01 (74°) 18:49 (286°)
14-May-2018 04:04 (58°) 19:37 (302°)

N.B. Times are shown in GMT/UTC, so sunrise & sunset will be an hour later during British Summer Time (late March to late October).

Tide Information - courtesy of UK National Oceanography Centre

Click logo on right for tide information for next 28 days

Weather Information - courtesy of UK Met Office

Weather information for next 5 days

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Location Map - courtesy of Google Maps


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Accommodation and Refreshment

Name Type Distance (miles) Website Phone

The Fayreness Hotel

Marine Drive

Broadstairs

CT10 3LG

Hotel 0.1 www.fayreness.co.uk +44 1843 868641

Please mention the Tripod Holes website when contacting the establishments above.

 

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