Point Leo - Beach in Point Leo Mornington Peninsula VIC - SLS Beachsafe

Point Leo VIC

The small settlement of Point Leo is set back from the 20 m high point, which is covered by a wide foreshore reserve. Three beaches surround the point: Point Leo Beach, the Point Beach and Point Leo Surf Beach. Point Leo Beach is located on the east side... Read more

The small settlement of Point Leo is set back from the 20 m high point, which is covered by a wide foreshore reserve. Three beaches surround the point: Point Leo Beach, the Point Beach and Point Leo Surf Beach. Point Leo Beach is located on the east side of the point and is 500 m long. It faces east and is located between northern bluffs and Point Leo to the south, by which it is protected. A boat club and long boat ramp are located in the southern corner.The beach receives low waves, and has a narrow high tide beach fronted by 200 to 300 m wide sand and rock flats, that are exposed at low tide.

Swimming

A relatively safe beach away from the boating activities. Better at mid to high tide.

Surfing

Usually none at the beach.

Fishing

Best off the Point at high tide.

General

This is the quieter, safer and more sheltered of the Point Leo beaches, but is only suitable for swimming when the tide is in.

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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

Point Leo, VIC 3916

Length:
0.5km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
3/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 vic234

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Sharks
    Sharks
  • High Tide Range
    High Tide Range

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area
  • Toilets
  • BBQ
  • Picnic
  • Drinking water
  • Passenger ferry
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Boat ramp

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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