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EASTERN

Beach UNPATROLLED UNPATROLLED TODAY
Beach Number:
vicP105
Includes Beaches:
geelong grammar moorpanyal park st helens rippleside western point henry seabrae-sands grand scenic hermsley
State/Region:
VIC Geelong
Post Code:
3220
Length:
0.7km
General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Nearby Beaches:
western  (0.8km) rippleside  (1.5km) st helens  (1.8km) moorpanyal park  (3.1km) point henry  (3.4km)

Beach

Eastern Beach is the main swimming beach for Geelong. It is backed by the grassy slopes of Eastern Beach Reserve and has a 200 m long, circular swimming enclosure toward its eastern end. There are numerous facilities in the reserve and at the tidal pool, including a children's pool.

Swimming

This is the safest place to swim in Geelong, with a choice of two pools and a range of other aquatic activities.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

Only off the outside of the pool enclosure.

General

Geelong's premier beach area, with a full range of facilities for picnickers and bathers.

Location

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area Formal parking area
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Kiosk Kiosk
  • BBQ BBQ
  • Picnic Picnic
  • Shade Shade
  • Playground Playground
  • Drinking water Drinking water
  • Dressing shed Dressing shed
  • Showers Showers
  • Bus Bus
  • Train Train
  • Passenger ferry Passenger ferry
  • Boat ramp Boat ramp

Regulation Symbols

    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.

    Last updated: 28/08/2013 12:05:03

     

    PATROL INFORMATION

    There is no beach service this week.

    STATISTICS

    July 2015 - June 2016

    Rescues:
    0
    First Aids:
    0
    Preventative Actions:
    0

    The following organisations contribute to the above totals: Geelong (Lifeguards)

    Hazards

    • Sharks Sharks
    • High Tide Range High Tide Range
    • Winds Winds

    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

    Tue, 24 May 11:00 am

    GEELONG RACECOU (2 km)


    Partly cloudy.
    13.40 °C
    W/13 km/h
    Wind

    Weather information
    TueWedThuFriSatSun
    17° 18° 15° 15° 15° 15°

    WATER

    15

    Issued at Mon, 23 May 14:02

    SWELL FORECAST

    Tuesday
    Wednesday
    Thursday
    Friday
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • W
      21 km/h
      0.4m
    • WNW
      13 km/h
      0.2m
    • SSE
      16 km/h
      0.3m
    • SSW
      21 km/h
      0.3m
    • W
      11 km/h
      0.2m
    • SW
      12 km/h
      0.2m
    • W
      15 km/h
      0.3m
    • SSW
      10 km/h
      0.2m

    Geelong issued at Mon, 23 May 23:39

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    Today's Swell Description
    Wind:
    Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots around dawn then tending north to northwesterly in the afternoon and increasing to 15 to 25 knots from the west in the evening.
    Swell:
    Westerly 3 to 5 metres, tending southwesterly 3 to 4 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing to 3 metres by early evening.
    Seas:
    1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
    Weather:
    Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

    UV INDEX

    2



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    TODAY'S TIDE

    • high
      04:10
      1.00m
    • low
      11:11
      0.27m
    • high
      17:46
      1.15m
    • low
      23:55
      0.56m

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    Geelong issued at Tue, 24 May 17:54

    WARNINGS

    TODAY'S RADAR

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