Goode Beach - Beach in Goode Beach Albany WA - SLS Beachsafe

Goode Beach WA

Goode Beach (WA 404) occupies the western shore of 3.5 km wide Frenchman Bay. The beach faces due east and receives 1 m high refracted waves, which surge up a steep cusped reflective white sand beach. Seagrass meadows lie 50-100 m offshore (Fig. 4.97) and seagrass debris litters parts of... Read more

Goode Beach (WA 404) occupies the western shore of 3.5 km wide Frenchman Bay. The beach faces due east and receives 1 m high refracted waves, which surge up a steep cusped reflective white sand beach. Seagrass meadows lie 50-100 m offshore (Fig. 4.97) and seagrass debris litters parts of the beach. It is backed by a well vegetated 10-20 m high foredune, which is part of a 400-500 m wide barrier that links the Vancouver Peninsula, and in turn Possession Point, with the mainland. The low energy western side is fronted by 500 m wide tidal sand flats. There is vehicle access and a small car park at the northern end of the beach and a few beach front houses and a car park at the very southern end, with the dunes in between.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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About

Goode Beach, WA 6330

Length:
3km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
4/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 wa0404

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