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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 2016 - June 2017

    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

    Fri, 01 Jul 05:00 pm

    GEELONG RACECOU (2 km)


    Cloudy.
    11.50 °C
    W/9 km/h
    Wind

    Weather information
    FriSatSunMonTueWed
    13° 14° 14° 13° 12° 13°

    WATER

    12

    Issued at Fri, 01 Jul 14:03

    SWELL FORECAST

    Friday
    Saturday
    Sunday
    Monday
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • W
      22 km/h
      0.5m
    • WNW
      17 km/h
      0.3m
    • WNW
      18 km/h
      0.3m
    • WNW
      17 km/h
      0.3m
    • WNW
      16 km/h
      0.3m
    • NW
      18 km/h
      0.3m
    • NW
      20 km/h
      0.3m
    • SE
      19 km/h
      0.3m

    Geelong issued at Thu, 30 Jun 17:47

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    Today's Swell Description
    Wind:
    Southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds turning westerly by midday.
    Swell:
    Westerly 3 to 5 metres.
    Seas:
    2 to 3 metres.
    Weather:
    Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

    UV INDEX

    2



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    TODAY'S TIDE

    • low
      05:14
      0.35m
    • high
      11:30
      1.00m
    • low
      16:51
      0.57m
    • high
      23:01
      1.10m

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    Geelong issued at Fri, 01 Jul 18:06

    WARNINGS

    TODAY'S RADAR

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