Point Gibbon (2) - Beach in Port Gibbon Franklin Harbour SA - SLS Beachsafe

Point Gibbon (2) SA

Beach 625 is the site of the Port Gibbon boat ramp, actually a vehicle access down the bluff to the beach, where the boats are launched off the beach into the usually calm waters. The 500 m long beach is backed by the bluffs and bordered by two slightly protruding bluffs. Read more

Beach 625 is the site of the Port Gibbon boat ramp, actually a vehicle access down the bluff to the beach, where the boats are launched off the beach into the usually calm waters. The 500 m long beach is backed by the bluffs and bordered by two slightly protruding bluffs.

Swimming

The Point Gibbon beaches are usually calm and relatively safe, as is Mills Beach during low waves. However beware of the rips and rock reefs if any surf is running.

Surfing

Chance of a beach break at Mills during higher southerly waves.

Fishing

The Point Gibbon ramp is the focus for boat fishing, with the best beach fishing in the persistent rip holes along Mills Beach.

General

The boat ramp and Mills Beach are both relatively popular locations.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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. Click here to visit general surf education information.

Information

About

Port Gibbon, SA 5602

Length:
0.5km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 sa0625

Nearby beaches

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area
  • Boat ramp

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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