Are you planning some time at the beach? You can the check conditions and current safety advice for your favourite beach on the Beachsafe website.
Before you head to the beach, visit the Beachsafe website. You will be able to find a beach near you plus information about local conditions, lifesaving services and safety advice such as flags, signs, rips, and waves. The Beachsafe website is brought to you by Surf Life Saving Australia.
- Current report and conditions for the beach you would like to visit, hazards you might find and services available to assist in your beach choice to let you relax and safety enjoy your visit to the coast.
- Understanding the ocean is extremely important - the more you know about how waves, wind and tides affect conditions in the water, the better able you are to keep yourself safe, or even rescue others, from danger.
- Recognising danger signs and awareness of surf conditions is a means of prevention and an essential part of lifesaving.