Gentle Annie Creek drains the extensive mangrove swamp on the south side of Lucinda. Between the creek mouth and Victoria Creek, 7 km to the south, is 8 km of beach, separated in the centre into Gentle Annie Beach and Taylors Beach by a small unnamed creek.
Gentle Annie Beach (830) is 4.2 km long and consists of a narrow high tide beach, with 2 to 3 km of backing mangroves and beach ridges, and 1 to 1.5 km of intertidal sand flats. There is no development apart from an access track along a drain toward the southern end, and a few fishing shacks on the northern tip.
Beach Length: 4.2km
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