Bellarine Peninsula dog friendly beaches

Barwon Heads, Ocean Grove:

Refer to map of Barwon Coast dog friendly beaches. The term "under effective control" means your dog can be off-leash, but it must be within sight and be able to be controlled by voice commands.


Refer to map of Breamlea dog friendly beaches.

Clifton Springs, Bellarine:

Refer to map of Clifton Springs dog friendly beaches.

Geelong and Corio Bay coast:

Refer to map of Geelong and Corio Bay dog friendly beaches.

Indented Head:

Refer to map of Indented Head dog friendly beaches.

Point Lonsdale, Queenscliff:

Off-lead: along Narrows Beach between Roddick Grove (Point Lonsdale) and Fraser Street (Queenscliff), all year round.
Off-lead: along ocean beach from Fellows Road westwards outside of hood plover nesting season, otherwise on-lead.
On-lead: along all other beaches, all year round.


Refer to map of Portarlington dog friendly beaches.

St Leonards:

Refer to map of St Leonards dog friendly beaches.

Official references for dogs on beaches in this region:

Dogs on beaches

When bringing your dog to the beach, refer to signs at beach entry points and consult the official references above for the latest information.