The main West Beach (231C) faces west and extends for another 2.5 km from the northern marina groyne to the usually closed mouth of the Torrens River. The West beach Surf Life Saving Club is located at the southern end of the northern residential area, adjacent to the caravan park (Fig. 4.68 & 4.69). Just inside the Torrens breakwater is a large boat ramp which is very popular on weekends.
Beach Length: 2.5km
General Hazard Rating:
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.
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