Miranda Bay - Beach in Wilsons Promontory South Gippsland VIC - SLS Beachsafe

Miranda Bay

Unpatrolled Unpatrolled

Miranda Bay lies on the southern side of Monkey Point. It is 500 m long and faces south-east, thereby picking up waves that average 1 m. They have built a steep high tide beach, with a continuous bar exposed at low tide. Rips may develop toward the... Read more

Miranda Bay lies on the southern side of Monkey Point. It is 500 m long and faces south-east, thereby picking up waves that average 1 m. They have built a steep high tide beach, with a continuous bar exposed at low tide. Rips may develop toward the more exposed western end, particularly against the rocks.The beach is surrounded by steep vegetated slopes that rise to 100 m on the western headland. The only access is by boat.

Swimming

A moderately safe beach, especially toward the eastern end. Watch for rips at the western end, wherever waves are breaking.

Surfing

Chance of a reasonable beach break toward the western point.

Fishing

Best off the rocks and beach at the western end, where there is a rip under moderate to high waves.

General

An attractive beach surrounded by steep vegetated slopes.

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Hazards

Sharks
Sharks
Bluebottles
Bluebottles
High Tide Range
High Tide Range
Winds
Winds

Information Symbols

Passenger ferry
Train
Bus
Saturday, 4 Apr 5:55

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.


Wilsons Promontory, VIC 3960
Length: 0.5km
General Hazard Rating: 4/10 (Moderately hazardous)
Beach Key: vic094