Horse Peninsula (9) - Beach in Little Douglas Lower Eyre Peninsula SA - SLS Beachsafe

Horse Peninsula (9) SA

Beach 939 begins amongst rock flats, which give way to sand flats half way along the 450 m long beach. To the north is 1.5 km long beach 940 the longest of the peninsula beaches. Sand moving south from Little Douglas is building the beach out in a series of... Read more

Beach 939 begins amongst rock flats, which give way to sand flats half way along the 450 m long beach. To the north is 1.5 km long beach 940 the longest of the peninsula beaches. Sand moving south from Little Douglas is building the beach out in a series of elongate spits, impounding salt and samphire flats.

Swimming

Most of these beaches are too shallow for swimming, except at high tide. Conditions are often calm with only low wind waves providing low surf.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

Best at Little Douglas in the tidal channel.

General

Apart from Little Douglas, this is a little used or visited section of coast.

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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

Little Douglas, SA 5607

Length:
0.45km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 sa0939

Nearby beaches

Marine Warnings

Sun, 26 May 16:21
Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia

Sun, 26 May 16:13
Warning to Sheep Graziers


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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