Grand Scenic - Beach in Curlewis Greater Geelong VIC - SLS Beachsafe

Grand Scenic

Unpatrolled Unpatrolled

The northern side of the Bellarine Peninsula between Point Henry and Point Richards contains 22 km of north facing, low energy shores. For the most part, these are backed by sandstone and clay bluffs between 5 and 40 m high. At the base of the bluffs are 15... Read more

The northern side of the Bellarine Peninsula between Point Henry and Point Richards contains 22 km of north facing, low energy shores. For the most part, these are backed by sandstone and clay bluffs between 5 and 40 m high. At the base of the bluffs are 15 km of narrow, crenulate beaches, usually fronted by seagrass covered sand flats that are between 200 and 400 m wide.The beaches begin at the Seabrae Caravan Park located at the end of Clifton Avenue. The first very low energy beach (Seabrae-Sands Beach) runs from here to the Sands Caravan Park 2 km to the east. Grand Scenic Beach runs from some rocks just past the Sands, to a low point 1.8 km to the east. Both high tide beaches are shell rich and are only 5 m wide, with grassy, intertidal sand flats extending 200 m into the bay.

Swimming

Only at high tide when the sand flats are covered.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

Most fishers launch at high tide to fish in the bay.

General

A low energy, low gradient beach, with good access at the caravan parks, and via Grand Scenic Drive.

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TODAY'S UPDATE

Weather
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Water
13°C
UV Rating
5 / 11

Hazards

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Information Symbols

Formal parking area
Public phone
Kiosk
Playground
Shade
Dressing shed
Shelters
Toilets
BBQ
Picnic
Drinking water
Showers
Passenger ferry
Train
Bus
Boat ramp
Sunday, 22 Sep 3:22

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.


Curlewis, VIC 3222
Includes beaches: Geelong Grammar, Moorpanyal Park, St Helens, Rippleside, Western, Eastern, Point Henry, Seabrae-sands, Hermsley
Length: 1.8km
General Hazard Rating: 1/10 (Least hazardous)
Beach Key: vicP108