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Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Medium walk / Day walk

Gunnamatta Ocean Beach is the most popular surf beach in Mornington Peninsula National Park, with consistently high swells and rocky reefs.

This long stretch of exposed sandy beach is also popular with walkers who can follow the beach east towards Fingal and Cape Schanck, and west towards Boag Rocks. Ocean fishing is another common acitivity due to the many deep rip holes, gutters and rocky reefs.

Facilities include two large car parks and two toilet blocks, accessed via Truemans Road.

The beach is patrolled during summer and school holidays. Refer to regulations and only swim between the flags.

Accessibility information

There are two designated disabled parking bays in the first carpark. There is no designated disabled parking in the second carpark.

Both carparks have accessible toilet/change rooms that are identical.

The first carpark is the more accessible option for access to the observation deck however it is still via a relatively steep path (with a gradient of approximately 1 in 12).

For more information and photos, refer to the links in the left hand side menu.