Sydney beaches weekly star ratings

Find out the star rating for your beach this week and how we decide how many stars to give.

How to read star ratings

Rating

Enterococci category
(colony forming units per 100ml)

Description

* * * *

<41

Good

* * *

41–200

Fair

* *

201–500

Poor

*

>500

Bad


Sample date is 8 December 2017

Rainfall in the 24 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  0 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site
Site type
Rating
Stars
Palm Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Whale Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Avalon Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Bilgola Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Newport Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Bungan Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Mona Vale Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Warriewood Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Turimetta Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
North Narrabeen (Narrabeen Beach) Ocean beach 4 ****
Birdwood Park (Narrabeen Lagoon) Lagoon 4 ****
Bilarong Reserve (NarrabeenLagoon) Lagoon 4 ****
Collaroy Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Long Reef Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Dee Why Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
North Curl Curl Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
South Curl Curl Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Freshwater Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Queenscliff Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
North Steyne Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
South Steyne Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Shelly Beach (Manly) Ocean beach 4 ****

Sample date is 8 December 2017

Rainfall in the 24 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  0 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site
Site type
Rating
Stars
Bondi Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Tamarama Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Bronte Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Clovelly Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Gordons Bay (East) Ocean beach 4 ****
Coogee Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Maroubra Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
South Maroubra Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
South Maroubra Rockpool Ocean bath 4 ****
Malabar Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Little Bay Ocean beach 4 ****

Sample date is 7 December 2017

Rainfall in the 24 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am): 5.8 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site
Site type
Rating
Stars
Boat Harbour Ocean beach 4 ****
Greenhills Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Wanda Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Elouera Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
North Cronulla Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
South Cronulla Beach Ocean beach 4 ****
Shelly Beach (Sutherland) Ocean beach 4 ****
Oak Park Beach Ocean beach 4 ****

Sample day is 11 December 2017

Rainfall in the 72 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  0 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site

Site type

Rating

Stars

Barrenjoey Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Paradise Beach Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Clareville Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Bayview Baths

Estuarine

3

***

North Scotland Island

Estuarine

4

****

South Scotland Island

Estuarine

4

****

Elvina Bay

Estuarine

4

****

The Basin

Estaurine

4

****

Great Mackerel Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Taylors Point Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Sample day is 11 December 2017

*Sample day is 8 December 2017

Rainfall in the 72 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  0 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site Site type Rating Stars

Congwong Bay *

Estuarine

4

****

Frenchmans Bay

Estuarine

No sample


Yarra Bay

Estuarine

No sample


Foreshores Beach

Estuarine

No sample


Kyeemagh Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Brighton Le Sands Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Monterey Baths

Estuarine

3

***

Ramsgate Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Dolls Point Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Sandringham Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Silver Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Carss Point Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Oatley Bay Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Como Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Jew Fish Bay

Estuarine

4

****

Sample day is 11 December 2017

Rainfall in the 72 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  0 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site Site type Rating Stars

Jibbon Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Hordens Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Lilli Pilli Bay Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Gymea Bay Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Gunnamatta Bay Baths

Estuarine 4

****

Sample day is 5 December 2017

Rainfall in the 72 hrs prior to sampling (to 9:00 am):  21.4 mm (Sydney)

Swimming site

Site type

Rating

Stars

Chinamans Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Edwards Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Balmoral beach

Estuarine

4

****

Clifton Gardens

Estuarine

4

****

Manly Cove

Estuarine

4

****

Nielsen Park Estuarine 4 ****

Little Manly Cove

Estuarine

3

***

Fairlight Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Forty Basket Pool

Estaurine

4

****

Watsons Bay

Estuarine

4

****

Camp Cove Estuarine 4 ****

Parsley Bay

Estuarine

4

****

Rose Bay Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Murray Rose Pool

Estuarine 4 ****

Hayes Street Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Cabarita Beach

Estuarine

4

****

Chiswick Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Dawn Fraser Pool

Estuarine

4

****

Woodford Bay

Estuarine 4

****

Tambourine Bay

Estuarine

4

****

Woolwich Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Greenwich Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Clontarf Pool

Estuarine

4

****

Northbridge Baths

Estuarine

4

****

Davidson Reserve

Estuarine

4

****

Gurney Crescent Baths

Estuarine

4

****