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Mindil Beach

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Beach Number:
nt0137
Includes Beaches:
Mindil Beach
State/Region:
NT - The Gardens
Post Code:
820
General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 ( Least hazardous)

Beach

Mindil Beach (NT 137) is Darwin’s most famous and popular beach, site of the casino and the Thursday night markets, and backed by the large Mindil beach reserve. The 500 m long beach faces west and is bordered by 15 m high Myilly and Bullocky points. It consists of a moderately steep 100 m wide high tide beach, fronted by 200 m wide low tide sand flats (Fig. 5.22). It is the site of the Mindil Beach Surf Life Saving Club which patrols the beach on Sunday afternoons during winter, at the time of the famous Mindil Markets..

Parking

Type:
Formal parking area
Surface:
Sealed
Spaces:
250

Location

Information Symbols

  • Toilets Toilets
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Disabled Toilets Disabled Toilets
  • Showers Showers
  • Park Park
  • BBQ BBQ
  • Picnic Picnic
  • Shade Shade
  • Shelters Shelters
  • Playground Playground
  • Bike path Bike path
  • Lookout Lookout
  • Natural shade Natural shade
  • Artificial shade Artificial shade
  • Power supply
    Power supply
  • Mobile Phone Coverage Mobile Phone Coverage
  • Parking Parking
  • Bus Bus

Regulation Symbols

  • Bicycles Allowed Bicycles Allowed
  • Shared Footway Shared Footway
  • No Littering No Littering
  • Dog Litter Must be Picked Up Dog Litter Must be Picked Up

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

 

PATROL INFORMATION

There is no beach service this week.

STATISTICS

July 2014 - June 2015

Rescues:
122
First Aids:
94
Preventative Actions:
931

The following organisations contribute to the above totals: Mindil Beach SLSC Mindil Beach (Lifeguards)

Hazards

Service Providers

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

WEATHER

Today 27° wind ENE/11 km/h

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DARWIN NTC AWS (3 km) issued at Sun 26 Oct 03:30 (EST)

WATER

29

Issued at Sat, October 25 07:01

SWELL FORECAST

Today's Swell Description
Wind:

Swell:
Kuri Bay to Wyndham issued at Wed, October 8 17:00 (Local Time)

UV INDEX

13

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TODAY'S TIDE

No tide data is currently available from the Bureau of Meteorology for this location

WARNINGS

TODAY'S RADAR

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