Thistle Cove - Beach in Cape Le Grand Esperance WA - SLS Beachsafe

Thistle Cove

Unpatrolled Unpatrolled

The Thistle Cove beach (WA 133) is a curving 1 km long beach that faces southeast out of the bay mouth. It receives moderate waves averaging about 1 m, which maintain a continuous low tide bar, usually free of rips, apart from a small permanent rips against the eastern rocks,... Read more

The Thistle Cove beach (WA 133) is a curving 1 km long beach that faces southeast out of the bay mouth. It receives moderate waves averaging about 1 m, which maintain a continuous low tide bar, usually free of rips, apart from a small permanent rips against the eastern rocks, just below the car park. The beach is backed by a 20-30 m high, unstable foredune, which has impounded a 4 ha lake and backing wetlands. It is bordered by sloping granite rocks, with a 100 m long western outcrops separating it form beach

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TODAY'S UPDATE

Weather
13°C
Water
16°C
UV Rating
7 / 11

Hazards

Hazards


Strong Currents
Saturday, 26 Sep 12:29

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.


Cape Le Grand, WA 6450
Length: 1km
General Hazard Rating: 5/10 (Moderately hazardous)
Beach Key: wa0133
Government of Western Australia

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