Cape Schanck Boardwalk, Mornington Peninsula, VIC © Mornington Peninsula Regional Tourism

Chris Hemsworth’s top 5 Australian beaches

Chris Hemsworth, Global Ambassador © 2017 Getty Images

"[Australia’s] beaches are so pristine. We have some of the whitest sand, the bluest water. Our air is unpolluted and people feel free in Australia. It’s a place to relax. Feel the sand between your toes and get as close to nature as you can."

Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island, VIC © Phillip Island Nature Park

Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island, Victoria

Cape Schanck Boardwalk, Mornington Peninsula, VIC © Mornington Peninsula Regional Tourism

Cape Schanck Boardwalk, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria

Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, NSW © Craig Parry

Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, New South Wales

Currumbin Alley, Gold Coast, QLD © Connecting Southern Gold Coast

Currumbin Alley, Gold Coast, Queensland

Betka Beach, Mallacoota, VIC © Destination Gippsland

Betka Beach, Mallacoota, Victoria