Nanarup (w) - Beach in Nanarup Albany WA - SLS Beachsafe

Nanarup (w) WA

The western end of Nanarup beach (WA 383) commences at the inlet mouth and curves to the southwest for 400 m to the 20 m high granite boulders of Islet Point (Fig. 4.92). The point is connected to the shore by a small tombolo between Nanarup and the point beaches.... Read more

The western end of Nanarup beach (WA 383) commences at the inlet mouth and curves to the southwest for 400 m to the 20 m high granite boulders of Islet Point (Fig. 4.92). The point is connected to the shore by a small tombolo between Nanarup and the point beaches. Waves continue to decrease along Nanarup Beach averaging about 1 m by the point. The beach grades from a lower energy transverse bar and rip to a low tide terrace against the point.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Nanarup, WA 6330

Length:
0.4km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
6/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 wa0383

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Hazards

  • Strong Currents
    Strong Currents

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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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