Weather Forecast
14.80°C
Current Temperature
11.00km/h
Wind speed
19.39°C
Water Temperature
1.00m
Swell
0.2m
Tide
5/11
UV
Mooloolaba beach (1547) is a curving, north-east to north facing beach lying in the sheltered side of Point Cartwright. The low rocks of the point form the northern boundary, with the Mooloolaba Harbour entrance wall at the eastern end. The beach is backed by a continuous foreshore reserve which, toward the northern end, is the site of the Mooloolaba Surf Life Saving Club (founded in 1923), a beachfront caravan park and a large car park. A road runs behind the reserve and provides access points along the beach. On the south side of the road are a number of facilities servicing the boating activities on Mooloolaba Harbour. The beach receives waves reduced in height by Point Cartwright. They average 0.5 to 1 m at the surf lifesaving club, dropping down to less than 0.5 m by the harbour entrance. The beach changes accordingly, with a shallow, attached bar in front of the club house that is only cut by rips during and following higher seas, while at other times it is continuous with no rips. This bar narrows and finally disappears toward the harbour wall, where usually low waves surge up the beach.
Beach Length: 0.002km
General Hazard Rating: 5/11

Patrolled Beach Flag Patrols

Mon
08 Aug
Tue
09 Aug
Wed
10 Aug
Thu
11 Aug
Fri
12 Aug
Sat
13 Aug
Sun
14 Aug
Austrailian Lifeguards Service
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
Australian Lifeguard Service
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30
07:30 -16:30

Information

Formal parking area
BBQ
Picnic
Toilets Block M/F
Shade
Toilets Block Disabled
Playground
Change Rooms
Camping
Showers
Caravan park
Public phone
Natural shade
Park
Mobile Phone Coverage
Bus
Unspecified

Regulations

No Bike Riding
No Littering
No Vehicles
No Cats or Dogs
Picking Plants Prohibited
Bombing Prohibited
Camping Prohibited
No Dogs Allowed
No Parking
Dog Litter Must be Picked Up
Dogs Allowed off Leash
No Spear Fishing
No Horses
No Bicycles

Hazards

Large unexpected waves
Littoral currents
Fixed rips
Flash rips
Travelling rips
Beach erosion
Rocks
Slippery rocks

Weather

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.