The top 10 large beach bags, so you won’t forget any of your beachside essentials

Summer is just around the corner.

Summer has arrived which means long-awaited beach days are here to stay! The time for long hot days, the smell of sunscreen (50+ at a minimum thank you!), beach reads and sandy, salty skin.

In order to make the most of your days in the sun there are a couple of essentials you need to pack, and nothing ruins the relaxation like struggling to carry all of those beachside must-haves down to the sand.

So if you’re planning on a beachside summer it might be time to invest in a large carry all to hold all of those little luxuries to make your day the beach day you deserve.

We have rounded up our top favourite large beach bags for you to shop this summer, so you can focus on sitting back and relaxing.

The best large beach bags to buy in 2024

Simpson beach bag, $49.95 at Louenhide

Don’t sacrifice your style with this chic beach bag from the experts at Louenhide. It’s ultra lightweight, which is great when carrying across long beaches, waterproof and durable.


hommey beach bag

Terry beach bag, $69 at Hommey

Made from soft and absorbent Cotton Terry, this beach carry-all is quick-drying, has ample space for a beach towel, and features pockets and compartments to organise your beach essentials.


Pelli Bags Beachy Keen large beach bag, $119.95 at The Iconic

Made from a natural wax canvas, this oversized beach bag will stay dry and clean in the conditions as well as hold all you could need and more.


Amanda French basket bag, $89 at Hardtofind

A touch of Parisian glamour to take from the beach to the market and beyond. We predict this basket style bag will be the trend dur jour on the sands this summer.


Cotton logo tote, $99.95 at Country Road

Consider the Country Road tote a staple of any Australian’s wardrobe and this summery pattern is perfect for the beach and beyond.


Sheridan Rope beach bag, $35 (usually $69.99) at Sheridan

Ensure no sand gets brought home with this woven rope bag in a stunning and seasonal cobalt colour. Just be sure to keep your smaller items like phone and earphones in a zip up bag so they don’t get lost.


The cooler tote bag, $99.99 at The Iconic

The beach bag to end all beach bags, this insulated tote will keep your drink and snacks cool for a perfect beach day.


Miz Casa & Co Liora French basket bag, $79 at Hardtofind

Never forget a thing with this perfectly sized tote. You can take it with you to the shops, the beach or brunch dates for a versatile touch to your wardrobe.


Wonday Large beach tote, $88.37 at Amazon

This extra large tote can be used for a wide array of occasions however if you ask us, this is the perfect beach bag. Not only is it enormous, it has a reinforced base, side mesh pockets for easy access, internal and external storage and is made from a waterproof material. Did we mention it can even fold up?


Rusty checkmate straw bag, $49 (usually $89.99) at City Beach

From the beach experts at Rusty this tote will filter out sand and look stylish while doing it.


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