Mindil Beach - Beach in The Gardens Darwin NT - SLS Beachsafe

Mindil Beach NT

Mindil Beach (NT 137) is Darwin’s most famous and popular beach, site of the casino and the Thursday night markets, and backed by the large Mindil beach reserve. The 500 m long beach faces west and is bordered by 15 m high Myilly and Bullocky points. It consists of a... Read more

Mindil Beach (NT 137) is Darwin’s most famous and popular beach, site of the casino and the Thursday night markets, and backed by the large Mindil beach reserve. The 500 m long beach faces west and is bordered by 15 m high Myilly and Bullocky points. It consists of a moderately steep 100 m wide high tide beach, fronted by 200 m wide low tide sand flats (Fig. 5.22). It is the site of the Mindil Beach Surf Life Saving Club which patrols the beach on Sunday afternoons during winter, at the time of the famous Mindil Markets..

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Mindil Beach SLSC

Mon

22/05

Tue

23/05

Wed

24/05

Thu

25/05

Fri

26/05

Sat

27/05

Sun

28/05

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Mindil Beach (Lifeguards)

Mon

22/05

Tue

23/05

Wed

24/05

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25/05

Fri

26/05

Sat

27/05

Sun

28/05

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Information

About

The Gardens, NT 0820

Length:
0.5km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 nt0137

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Sharks
    Sharks
  • Irukandji
    Irukandji
  • Bluebottles
    Bluebottles
  • Chironex
    Chironex
  • Crocodiles
    Crocodiles
  • High Tide Range
    High Tide Range
  • Rocks
    Rocks
  • Shallow Water
    Shallow Water
  • Submerged Objects
    Submerged Objects
  • Accessible Rock Platforms
    Accessible Rock Platforms
  • Long beach
    Long beach
  • Beach erosion
    Beach erosion

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area
  • Toilets
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Showers
  • Park
  • BBQ
  • Picnic
  • Shade
  • Shelters
  • Playground
  • Bike path
  • Lookout
  • Natural shade
  • Artificial shade
  • Power supply
  • Mobile Phone Coverage
  • Bus

Regulation Symbols

  • Bicycles Allowed
  • Shared Footway
  • No Littering
  • Dog Litter Must be Picked Up

Weather

Sunday 28, May 10:52 am

Day 33°    Night 23°
C
Mostly sunny

Water Temperature  29°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Easterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds tending southeasterly early in the morning then turning east to northeasterly in the late morning and afternoon.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

8 am
7.80m
5 am
0.21m
7 pm
7.02m
6 pm
0.15m

UV

Index: 9 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 4:00 pm


Radar

128 km

radar helper

Weather

Monday 29, May

Day 33°    Night 22°
Mostly sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

8 am
7.62m
6 am
0.22m
8 pm
6.74m
6 pm
0.18m

UV

Index: 9 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm


Weather

Sun 28, May to Sun 04, Jun


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
Weather: Sunny.

Tide


UV

Sun 28th 9 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm
Mon 29th 9 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm
Tue 30th 9 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 4:00 pm
Wed 31st 9 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:50 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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