Werribee Sewer Farm South - Beach in Cocoroc Wyndham VIC - SLS Beachsafe

Werribee Sewer Farm South

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The Werribee Sewer Farm occupies a large area south and west of the Werribee River. The low coastal plain is cris-crossed by the farm paddocks, and is fronted by a low beach and wide, tidal sand flats. The whole area has restricted access and the only way to... Read more

The Werribee Sewer Farm occupies a large area south and west of the Werribee River. The low coastal plain is cris-crossed by the farm paddocks, and is fronted by a low beach and wide, tidal sand flats. The whole area has restricted access and the only way to reach the beaches is by boat.The northern section extends south-west for 4.5 km from Werribee River mouth to a low point, from where the south section runs west for 5.1 km to the mouth of Little River. The entire section has a low, narrow beach and 300 to 500 m wide sand flats. The Werribee River has a deep channel, while Little River is just a small creek.

Swimming

Not recommended, owing to the proximity of the sewer farm. The sand flats are covered at high tide and exposed at low tide.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

Only at the river mouth, or along the beach at high tide.

General

Two very low energy, crenulate beaches, fronted by wide tidal flats and backed by even more extensive sewer paddocks.

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Hazards

Sharks
Sharks
High Tide Range
High Tide Range
Winds
Winds

Information Symbols

Passenger ferry
Train
Bus
Friday, 20 Sep 6:51

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.


Cocoroc, VIC 3030
Includes beaches: Duncans Road South, Werribee South, Werribee Sewer Farm North, Lake Bowrie, Beacon Point, Beacon Point Boat Ramp, Kirk Point, Kirk Point West, Sand Hummocks North
Length: 5.1km
General Hazard Rating: 1/10 (Least hazardous)
Beach Key: vicP083