The Settlement - Beach in Rottnest Island Cockburn WA - SLS Beachsafe

The Settlement WA

The Settlement beach (RI 13) commences east of the low calcarenite rocks of Bathurst Point and occupies the first 500 m of the beach This is a sheltered section of the bay with seagrass growing almost to the shore and shallow sand flats between the beach and meadows, together with... Read more

The Settlement beach (RI 13) commences east of the low calcarenite rocks of Bathurst Point and occupies the first 500 m of the beach This is a sheltered section of the bay with seagrass growing almost to the shore and shallow sand flats between the beach and meadows, together with seagrass debris occasionally accumulates on the upper beach. Rows of holiday houses and cabins are located on the point and behind the beach, with the main Settlement commercial area behind the eastern end of the beach, which terminates at the main 300 m long ferry jetty. Conditions are usually calm at the beach, while a small jetty and swimming nets are located along the beach.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Rottnest Island, WA 6161

Includes beaches:
Longreach Bay, The Basin, Pinky Beach, Hotel Beach, Kingston (n), Bickley Bay, Bickley Point, Jubilee Rocks (1), Jubilee Rocks (2)

Length:
0.5km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 waR13

Nearby beaches

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  • Formal parking area
  • Camping
  • Toilets
  • Drinking water
  • Jetty

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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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