Swanbourne Beach - Beach in Mount Claremont Nedlands WA - SLS Beachsafe

Swanbourne Beach WA

Swanbourne Beach (WA 840A) begins at the rocks that separate it from North Cottesloe and runs due north to midway into ‘No Mans Land’ (WA 840B) the undeveloped dune area north of the clubhouse in front of Campbell Barracks. The Swanbourne-Nedlands Surf Life Saving Club is located 500 m north... Read more

Swanbourne Beach (WA 840A) begins at the rocks that separate it from North Cottesloe and runs due north to midway into ‘No Mans Land’ (WA 840B) the undeveloped dune area north of the clubhouse in front of Campbell Barracks. The Swanbourne-Nedlands Surf Life Saving Club is located 500 m north of the rocks. The development of the beach followed the construction of a limestone road to the beach in 1930 with the Surf Club formed in 1932. Today the beach has a large surf club, car park and patrol tower.The beach usually has low waves, averaging 0.5 to 1 m and a wide beach fronted by a steep swash zone and attached bar. During summer the bar is usually continuous with few rip holes, however during winter and following higher wave rip channels will cut across the bar every 100-200 m. The North Swanbourne ‘No Man Lands’ area of beach is backed by a 10-20 m high foredune containing several blowouts, then the Campbell Barracks.City of Perth SLSC patrols a 2.5 km section of the beach from the northern end of ‘No Mans Land’ up to the two groynes that lie either side of the club house and which demark the main 500 m long City Beach

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Swanbourne Nedlands SLSC Inc

Information

About

Mount Claremont, WA 6010

Length:
5km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
3/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 wa0840

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Heavy shorebreak
    Heavy shorebreak
  • Flash rips
    Flash rips
  • Winds
    Winds
  • Rocks
    Rocks
  • Strong Currents
    Strong Currents

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area
  • Toilets
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Showers
  • Kiosk
  • Park
  • BBQ
  • Picnic
  • Shade
  • Shelters
  • Cafe
  • Bike path
  • Artificial shade
  • Mobile Phone Coverage
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Groyne

Regulation Symbols

  • Bicycles Allowed
  • No Littering
  • No Vehicles
  • No Cats or Dogs
  • Picking Plants Prohibited
  • Camping Prohibited
  • No Dogs Allowed
  • PWC's Prohibited
  • No Firearms
  • Fires Prohibited
  • No Golf
  • No Spear Fishing
  • Vessels Prohibited
  • No Alcohol
  • No Horses
  • No Trailbikes

Shark Alert

For shark sightings call Water Police on 9442 8600

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Government of Western Australia

Weather

Monday 29, May 11:20 pm

Day 21°    Night 8°
14.2°C
Clear

Water Temperature  20°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloud clearing.

Tide

1 pm
1.21m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Tuesday 30, May

Day 24°    Night 11°
Partly cloudy

Swell


Wind


Wind: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northwesterly during the morning then becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

12 am
0.68m
1 pm
1.16m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 11:40 am to 1:10 pm


Weather

Mon 29, May to Mon 05, Jun


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tide


UV

Mon 29th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm
Tue 30th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:40 am to 1:10 pm
Wed 31st 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm
Thu 1st 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm

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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