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Beaumaris Beach



Beaumaris beach is an attractive relatively natural beach with good access and parking, however there is as much reef flat as sand here, so watch where you swim.

Beaumaris Beach is a 650m strip of sand facing south and located below the 20 m high bluffs of Table Rock Point, and surrounded by wide, intertidal rock reefs and flats.

The beach has good vehicle access off Beach Road, with the road leading to the Beaumaris Yacht Club and a large picnic area. It then swings around to the lifesaving club and its large car park and picnic area.

The Beaumaris Life Saving Club was founded in 1956 and, apart from a few boat sheds, is the only structure behind the beach.

The eastern end is backed by the bluff and fronted by reef flats. Only the section immediately east of the club house is free of reef, as extensive reefs surround the beach in front of the car park. Depending on the tide, these reefs will be covered or bare. Rip holes usually occur next to the reefs.

Swimming - Because of the reefs it is best at high tide on the bar in the patrolled area just east of the Club, Avoid the rip holes and reef areas.

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Some of the features of the beach include:
  • A shallow sand bar just off the beach where the water warms up. Ideal for young children, or adults who just want to paddle, sit or play ball games
  • A native woodland backdrop, with walking paths, shielded from road noise
  • A reef at each end with great snorkelling
  • Regular visits from pelicans and other bird life
  • Rock pools at low tide to walk over and explore


Address | Contact


420 Beach Road,  Beaumaris , Victoria, Australia. View Map Map opens in new browser window
Telephone: 
Map: 86 Ref: C9

Web Links


Link Beaumaris Beach (BeachSafe)

Link Beaumaris Life Saving Club

Link Beaumaris Life Saving Club on Facebook

Link Bayside Coastal Art Trail

Link Ricketts Point Marine Sanctuary



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