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Safety and regulations

Regulations

  • All the plants and animals in the park are protected. Leave the park as you find it.
  • Bins are not provided. Please take your rubbish with you.
  • Keep to designated tracks.
  • Take care when boating and observe speed restrictions. Power boats can cause serious damage to fragile intertidal areas.
  • Keep clear of bird nesting or roosting areas
  • Always replace any organisms or rocks you may have disturbed.

Dog regulations

  • Dogs must be controlled on a leash unless signs advise otherwise
  • Dogs must be under control at all times and not interfering with other visitors' enjoyment of the park
  • Clean up after your dog
  • Dog regulations may change according to the season.

Safety

  • Always consult tide charts before going boating.
  • When boating, always let someone know before you go, including an estimated time of arrival.
  • Beware of sudden changes in weather, especially when boating on open water.
  • Beware of strong currents and undertows when snorkelling or at the beach.
  • Diving should only be undertaken by trained and experienced divers.
  • Wear shoes that grip well when walking on rock platforms.
  • Watch where your hands are going at all times to avoid potentially dangerous creatures.
  • Be aware of large unexpected waves when walking on shore, especially on rock platforms.
  • Stay away from cliff edges and bases.
  • Always remember to wear a hat, shirt and sunscreen