Gippsland dog friendly beaches

Bemm River:

On-lead: all beaches within Cape Conran Coastal Park at any time.

Cape Paterson:

On-lead: beach between caravan park and life saving club at any time from 1st May to 30th November and from 7am to 10am and 5pm to 8pm during the rest of the year.
On-lead: all other beaches at any time.

Corinella:

Refer to map of Corinella dog friendly beaches.

Coronet Bay:

Refer to map of Coronet Bay dog friendly beaches.

Grantville:

Refer to map of Grantville Bay dog friendly beaches.

Harmers Haven, Kilcunda, Pioneer Bay, Wonthaggi:

On-lead: all beaches at any time.

Eagle Point:

On-lead: all beaches at any time except for the beach at the boat ramp and 200 metres northwards between 1st November and 30th April.

Golden Beach:

On-lead: The Wreck Beach, and beach at Shoreline Drive between campsites No.1 and No.6.

Inverloch:

Refer to map of Inverloch dog friendly beaches.

Flamingo Beach, Paradise Beach, The Honeysuckles:

On-lead all beaches at any time.

Lakes Entrance:

On-lead: all beaches at any time except between 1st November and 30th April at (1) the beach along southern side of Cunninghame Arm within 200 metres of the footbridge, (2) 400 metres of the Ninety Mile Beach opposite the footbridge, (3) Eastern Beach at Lions Park.

Lakes Tyers Beach:

On-lead: all beaches at any time except between 1st November and 30th April at (1) Lake Tyers Beach Road boat ramp from the car park and 500 metres eastwards, (2) 400 metres of the surf beach at Red Bluff.

Loch Sport:

On-lead: Ninety Mile Beach at Causeway, Lions Park, Lake Victoria foreshore.
Off-lead: various areas along other parts of Lake Victoria foreshore - check signs.

Mallacoota:

On-lead: all beaches not within the Croajingalong National Park at any time except between 1st November and 30th April at (1) the beach from Bastion Point to Develings Inlet, (2) surf beach at Betka Beach within 200 metres from Betka River mouth.

Marlo:

On-lead: beaches within Cape Conran Coastal Park at any time.
On-lead: all other beaches at any time except for the beach at the sailing club and 1.2 kilometres eastwards between 1st November and 30th April.

Metung:

On-lead: all beaches at any time except for the beach along the west side of Shaving Point between 1st November and 30th April.

Paynesville:

On-lead: all beaches at any time except for a number of signposted beaches along The Esplanade between 1st November and 30th April.

Port Albert, Port Franklin, Port Welshpool, Toora, Woodside Beach, Yanakie:

On-lead: all beaches at any time.

Sandy Point:

Off-lead: beach at Ned Neals lookout (western end of Beach Parade).
On-lead: all other beaches at any time.

Venus Bay:

On-lead: between No.1 and No.5 Beach from 6pm to 9am between 1st December and 31st March, and at any time during the rest of the year.

Walkerville:

On-lead: Walkerville North and Walkerville South beaches from 6pm to 9am between 1st December and 31st March, and at any time during the rest of the year.

Waratah Bay:

On-lead: within township beach and west to Cooks Creek from 6pm to 9am between 1st December and 31st March, and at any time during the rest of the year.

Important note

Dogs are not permitted at any beaches within Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Official references for dogs on beaches in this region:

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