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Stage 4: Bellarine Peninsula and Corio Bay

It is proposed to implement Stage 4 - covering the Bellarine Peninsula and Corio Bay areas - later in 2015.

Bellarine Peninsula

Proposed changes include:

Indented Head

  • Revised Swimming Only zone between Jubilee Ave and Walpole Ave, extending 200m offshore.
  • Indented Head map 

Portarlington East

  • Retention of the No Personal Watercraft zone at Portarlington Pier, extending 200m offshore. 
  • Revised Swimming Only zone opposite Portarlington Bowling Club between Portarlington Pier and Stewart Grove extending 200m offshore.
  • Portarlington East map

Portarlington West

  • New Shared Wind Sports Zone at Point Richards, west of Portarlington Sailing Club adjacent to the eastern Point Richards Boat Ramp breakwater, extending 200m offshore.
  • Portarlington West map

Clifton Springs

  • New Swimming Only zone between Clifton Springs Boat Harbour and Griggs Creek extending 200m offshore.
  • Clifton Springs map

St Leonards

  • Revised Swimming Only zone between St Leonard Pier and First Avenue, extending 200m offshore.
  • Improved visibility of aids to navigation and easier to understand regulatory signage.
  • St Leonards map


Corio Bay

Proposed changes include:

St Helens Jetty

  • New Swimming Only zone at St Helens Jetty, extending approximately 100m offshore.
  • St Helens Jetty map

Point Henry

  • Retain the No Wind Sports zone, incorporating the waters within 100m around Point Henry Pier.
  • New Shared Wind Sports zone at Point Henry, extending approximately 2km south-west, as per previous trial zone. 
  • Improved visibility of aids to navigation and easier to understand regulatory signage.
  • Point Henry map