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Mackay Harbour (north)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
qld1116
Includes Beaches:
Mackay Harbour (north)
State/Region:
QLD - Mackay Harbour
Post Code:
4740
General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 ( Least hazardous)

Beach

Mackay Harbour has been constructed by building two 800 m long breakwaters out from the beach, enclosing nearly 1 km2 of protected harbour. Tucked in at either end of the harbour are two pockets of sand; the northern (1116) is a 100 m long, steep beach wedged up against the northern breakwater. The area is inside an authorisation area therefore is not public access.

General

While these beaches are both calm, only the northern beach is suitable for swimming.

Parking

Type:
Formal parking area
Surface:
Sealed
Spaces:
150

Location

Information Symbols

  • Toilets Toilets
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Disabled Toilets Disabled Toilets
  • Dressing shed Dressing shed
  • Showers Showers
  • Park Park
  • BBQ BBQ
  • Picnic Picnic
  • Shade Shade
  • Shelters Shelters
  • Playground Playground
  • Cafe Cafe
  • Bike path Bike path
  • Artificial shade Artificial shade
  • Mobile Phone Coverage Mobile Phone Coverage
  • Parking Parking
  • Unspecified Unspecified
  • Bus Bus

Regulation Symbols

  • Camping Prohibited Camping Prohibited
  • Bicycles Allowed Bicycles Allowed
  • No Littering No Littering
  • No Trailbikes No Trailbikes
  • No Vehicles No Vehicles
  • PWC's Prohibited PWC's Prohibited
  • No Cats or Dogs No Cats or Dogs

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

Patrol Information
  Mon 27/10 Tue 28/10 Wed 29/10 Thu 30/10 Fri 31/10 Sat 01/11 Sun 02/11
Harbour Beach (Lifeguards)
09:00
- 17:00
09:00
- 17:00
09:00
- 17:00
09:00
- 17:00
09:00
- 17:00
09:00
- 13:00
 

STATISTICS

July 2014 - June 2015

Rescues:
0
First Aids:
2
Preventative Actions:
545

The following organisations contribute to the above totals: Harbour 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 23° wind N/9 km/h

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Weather information
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MACKAY (2 km) issued at Fri 31 Oct 04:30 (EST)

WATER

24

Issued at Sat, October 25 07:01

SWELL FORECAST

Today's Swell Description
Wind:
Northeast to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, shifting south to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots during the morning.

Swell:
Bowen to St Lawrence issued at (Local Time)

UV INDEX

12

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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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