Wivenhoe Beach

Unpatrolled Unpatrolled

Wivenhoe Beach (T 1090) extends east of the shallow river mouth for 1.3 km to the rocky base of 225 m high Round Hill. The beach is relatively straight and narrow with a 100 m wide low tide terrace and a few rock flats towards the eastern end. A... Read more

Wivenhoe Beach (T 1090) extends east of the shallow river mouth for 1.3 km to the rocky base of 225 m high Round Hill. The beach is relatively straight and narrow with a 100 m wide low tide terrace and a few rock flats towards the eastern end. A seawall has been constructed in front of the Naval Reserve building towards the centre of the beach, while the remainder is backed by a narrow reserve, the highway and then South Burnie.

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TODAY'S UPDATE

Weather
15°C
Water
16°C
UV Rating
9 / 11

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Formal parking area
Other facilities
Wednesday, 8 Dec 9:08

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Wivenhoe, TAS 7320
Length: 1.3km
General Hazard Rating: 4/10 (Moderately hazardous)
Beach Key: tas1090
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