Weather Forecast
18.50°C
Current Temperature
11.00km/h
Wind speed
25.74°C
Water Temperature
1.02m
Swell
1.09m
Tide
12/11
UV
Horseshoe Bay (NSW 136) is the most popular beach in the town, and is located at the end of the main street, and backed by a beachfront caravan park and park. It is also patrolled by lifeguards during the summer holidays. The curving 150 m long beach is wedged between the hard sloping adamellite rocks of Point Briner and Monument Point. The point and its north-facing orientation results in waves averaging between 0.5-1 m. These maintain a low attached bar, that fills much of the bay (Fig. 4.72), with rips draining out either side of the bay during higher waves.
Beach Length: 0.15km
General Hazard Rating: 2/11

Patrolled Beach Flag Patrols

Mon
24 Jan
Tue
25 Jan
Wed
26 Jan
Thu
27 Jan
Fri
28 Jan
Sat
29 Jan
Sun
30 Jan
South West Rocks (Horseshoe Bay) (Lifeguards)
09:00 -17:00
09:00 -17:00
09:00 -17:00
09:00 -17:00
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Information

Formal parking area
Formal parking area
Picnic
Drinking water
Public phone
Showers
Kiosk
Toilets Block M/F
Shade
Shelters
Shops
Park
Bus

Regulations

Hazards

Topographic rips

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.