Overview

Estuary name Skenes Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Description

Skenes Creek catchment is quite small but can carry a large fast flow during rain events. The sandy beach is a good study area for channel and sand movements. Erosion of the for dune is constant and appears to be accelerating over time.

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Status Inactive
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Sites

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SkGB Skenes Creek Gauge Board

Inactive Gauge Board

The water level monitoring gauge board is located under the Great Ocean Road bridge (southwestern corner).

SKMC Skenes Creek Observation Site

Inactive Mouth Condition 14-05-2008 - 29-11-2018

Eastern corner of dune fencing located closest to the western side of the creek.

Observations 47

Skp1 Skenes Creek photopoint site one

Inactive Photopoint 17-01-2011 - 29-11-2018

End of the fence found on the inland side of the boardwalk that runs along the western edge of the Skenes Creek toilet block.

Photos 59

Skp2 Skenes Creek photopoint site two

Inactive Photopoint 17-01-2011 - 29-11-2018

Eastern corner of dune fencing located closest to the western side of the creek.

Photos 79

Skp3 Skenes Creek photopoint site three

Inactive Photopoint 17-01-2011 - 29-11-2018

Behind the storm water pit located on the eastern side of the Great Ocean Road bridge.

Photos 25

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