Get ready to discover some of Victoria's most spectacular and pristine unspoilt beaches. Surf the fabulous waves at Venus Bay or Sandy Point. Paddle in the shallow rock pools at Walkerville, or take a walk along the magnificent Ninety Mile beach.
The powerful tides of Venus Bay entice surfers throughout the year and are frequented by travellers in need of a refreshing swim, but they are not for the faint hearted − remember to always swim between the flags. Venus Bay is patrolled by lifesavers throughout the summer months.
Walkerville, famous for its historic lime kilns, is one of the regions hidden delights, with rock pools and little sandy coves to explore. Enjoy walking, fishing, or simply relaxing. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
Inverloch surf beach is patrolled by surf lifesavers in the summer months however the inlet beaches are not patrolled.
Sandy Point beach offers visitors a safe surf beach framed by the majestic mountains of the Prom. It also offers ideal conditions for windsurfers and is patrolled by lifesavers throughout the summer months.
The shallow waters and sandy beach make Port Welshpool an ideal spot for young children. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
Cape Paterson beach is patrolled by surf lifesavers in the summer months.
The west coast of the Prom features a number of beautiful beaches, most of which can be reached with a short walk. As coastal dunes are fragile environments, it is recommended you keep to the walking track.
With multiple access points, Norman Bay beach is the safest beach on which to swim near Wilsons Prom. Surfers should keep to south of Ramp 5 to protect swimmers. Access from second ramp at Norman Bay beach car park at Tidal River. Surf lifesavers patrol this beach throughout the summer months.
The rounded grains of quartz on Squeaky Beach make a squeaking sound when you walk in the dry sand − hence its name. The rock formations at the north end of the beach create a maze of passages for exploration. Access from the Squeaky Beach car park. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
Picnic Bay Beach
A steep track leads down to this beach, which has rock formations at both ends offering a range of rock pool habitats to explore. A viewing platform is located near the car park. Access from the Picnic Bay car park or from the walking track at Squeaky Beach car park. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
Whisky Bay Beach
This small sheltered beach features rock formations at both ends. The access track passes through a gully and follows a small creek before passing over a sand dune to the beach. Access from the Whisky Bay car park or via the Picnic Point track at the north of Picnic Bay. Surf lifesavers do not patrol this beach.
The sheltered waters of Shallow Inlet provide a secluded and peaceful setting for a wide range of water-based activities. It is ideal for those with small children and is also renowned for windsurfing. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
This is a long stretch of white sandy beach overlooking majestic Wilsons Prom. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the magnificent beach that stretches as far as the eye can see. Surf lifesavers do not operate at this beach.
Ninety Mile Beach
Woodside Beach is recognised as the start of the Ninety Mile Beach. The swimming beach is patrolled over summer and camping is available in the caravan park located adjacent to the beach.