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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

There is no beach service this week.

STATISTICS

July 2014 - June 2015

Rescues:
0
First Aids:
4
Preventative Actions:
1586

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 25° wind NNW/ 6 km/h

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Rockhampton (1 km) issued at Sat 28 Feb 02:00 (EST)

WATER

29

Issued at Fri, February 27 16:20

SWELL FORECAST

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1 km from Mackay Harbour issued at Thu, February 26 23:00 (EST)

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UV INDEX

13

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TODAY'S TIDE

  • Low
    1:31
    1.44m
  • High
    7:49
    5.28m
  • Low
    14:23
    1.34m
  • High
    20:19
    4.62m
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Mackay issued at Sat, February 28 00:00 (Local Time)

WARNINGS

TODAY'S RADAR

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