Port Julia - Beach in Port Julia Yorke Peninsula SA - SLS Beachsafe

Port Julia

Unpatrolled Unpatrolled

The main beach at Port Julia (279) is 1 km long, with the central 100 m long jetty backed by a wooden seawall, and the shacks to the south. A larger freehold settlement sits on the backing bluffs. The beach is 10 m wide at high tide, with 100 m wide sand flats then... Read more

The main beach at Port Julia (279) is 1 km long, with the central 100 m long jetty backed by a wooden seawall, and the shacks to the south. A larger freehold settlement sits on the backing bluffs. The beach is 10 m wide at high tide, with 100 m wide sand flats then deeper seagrass meadows (Fig. 4.84).

Swimming

The most popular spot is at Port Julia where there is good access, basic facilities, the jetty and some water at high tide.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

The Port Julia jetty provides the only shore based access to the deeper seagrass meadows, otherwise it’s a matter waiting for high tide or using a boat.

General

A low energy, quiet section of the gulf, with a small settlement at Port Julia but no facilities for travellers.

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TODAY'S UPDATE

Weather
14°C
Water
14°C
UV Rating
2 / 11

Information Symbols

Formal parking area
Toilets
Drinking water
Other facilities
Jetty
Boat ramp
Wednesday, 23 Jun 3:02

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.


Port Julia, SA 5580
Length: 1km
General Hazard Rating: 1/10 (Least hazardous)
Beach Key: sa0279
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