Dolls Point - Beach in Dolls Point Rockdale NSW - SLS Beachsafe

Dolls Point NSW

Dolls Point marks the northern entrance to the Georges River and between the low sandy point and the Rocky Point 2.3 km to the southwest, are five irregular beaches (BB 11-15) all facing south across the river mouth. Dolls Point beach (BB 11) commences at the rock groyne and trends... Read more

Dolls Point marks the northern entrance to the Georges River and between the low sandy point and the Rocky Point 2.3 km to the southwest, are five irregular beaches (BB 11-15) all facing south across the river mouth. Dolls Point beach (BB 11) commences at the rock groyne and trends to the southwest for 550 m past a jetty and the small tidal pool, to a western inflection in the sandy shore at a groyne in front of the George River Sailing Club. The crenulate beach is moderately steep and reflective, and faces across the deep 1 km wide river mouth to Towra Point (beaches BB 19 & 20). The usually calm beach is backed by road and houses on the point, then the 10 ha Peter Depena Reserve, which includes the large sailing club and adjacent large car park. Be careful if swimming off the beach, as besides the deep water there are strong tidal currents associated with the river mouth.

Swimming

Lady Robinsons Beach is one of the most popular in Sydney, offering usually calm conditions, as well as four tidal pools, backed in places by extensive parks. The tidal pools at Dolls Point and Sandringham are more difficult to access but also heavily used by locals.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

The rock groynes are the most popular location.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Safety section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches. Click here to visit general surf education information.

Information

About

Dolls Point, NSW 2219

Includes beaches:
Frenchmans Bay (s), Lady Robinson, Ramsgate Beach, Sandringham (n), Sandringham, Sandringham (s), Rocky Point, Taren Point, Taren Point (s), Pelican Point, Elephants Trunk

Length:
0.55km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 nswBoB11

Nearby beaches

Weather

Saturday 21, Oct 11:14 pm

Day 19°    Night 14°
16.2°C
Mostly clear

Water Temperature  20°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southerly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd
Seas: 2 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. 1st
Weather: Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Tide

10 am
1.67m
3 am
0.39m
10 pm
1.45m
4 pm
0.37m

UV

Index: 8 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Sunday 22, Oct

Day 22°    Night 13°
Possible afternoon shower

Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tide

10 am
1.67m
4 am
0.44m
11 pm
1.39m
5 pm
0.40m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm


Weather

Sat 21, Oct to Sat 28, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Tide


UV

Sat 21st 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:50 pm
Sun 22nd 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm
Mon 23rd 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 4:00 pm
Tue 24th 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

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.

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