On the north side of the cape is 300 m long east facing Cape Burr beach (662), which is bordered by granite rocks. The curving beach usually has a narrow attached bar and low waves. It can be accessed via the boat ramp car park. On the south side of the cape is the 350 m long southeast facing Back beach (663), which receives occasionally higher waves and usually has rip holes against the boundary rocks, as well as a central reef. It is backed by dunes up to 200 m wide, with the best access at the southern end.
Beach Length: 0.35km
General Hazard Rating:
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.
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.