Errington Hole Beach

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Errington Hole beach (103) is a 600 m long sandy beach that curves north of Errington Hole, to a small reef controlled cuspate foreland. Waves average 1 to 1.5 m and maintain a continuous bar, usually cut by two beach rips, with permanent rips against the boundary rocks. The 4WD... Read more

Errington Hole beach (103) is a 600 m long sandy beach that curves north of Errington Hole, to a small reef controlled cuspate foreland. Waves average 1 to 1.5 m and maintain a continuous bar, usually cut by two beach rips, with permanent rips against the boundary rocks. The 4WD track runs along the beach. On the north side of the sandy foreland, the southern Little Dip beach (104) continues for 500 m in two arcurate sweeps to the 20 m high bluffs of Little Dip. This beach is more protected by reefs and waves average about 0.5 m, which maintain a steep, barless beach, usually free of surf and rips. Active dunes extend up to 1.5 km in from the beaches.

Swimming

Be careful on all these beaches. The beaches fronted by rocks and reef flats, while usually sheltered, are unsuitable for swimming owing to the shallow, rocky water. The more open beaches usually have a lowered surf, with beach 104 being the safest and most free of inshore reef. Watch for rips, rocks and reef on all beaches.

Surfing

The best chances are the beach breaks on beaches 103 and 109.

Fishing

The coast abounds in beach, rock and reef holes, which can be easily accessed from the beaches and platforms.

General

This section is for the more experienced off-road drivers, and also someone who knows the local tracks, which can be hard to follow as well as potentially boggy.

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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.

TODAY'S UPDATE

Weather
13°C
Water
16°C
UV Rating
10 / 11

Hazards

Topographic rips
Topographic rips

Strong Currents
Wednesday, 8 Dec 9:48

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.


Nora Creina, SA 5276
Length: 0.6km
General Hazard Rating: 6/10 (Moderately hazardous)
Beach Key: sa0103
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