Site details

Overview

Estuary Skenes Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Mouth Condition
Site code SKMC
Site name Skenes Creek Observation Site
Nearest road and town Skenes Creek
Description

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

Site access

Park in carpark on western side of the Great Ocean Road bridge. From the carpark head east along the road and turn right just before the steal barrier, then follow the fenceline located on your right hand side to the most southeastern point.

Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
  • Rural Grazing
  • Urban Residential
Land use description

The site is directly surround by a foreshore reserve, which contains an open space area, revege sites and sections of fenced off native vegetation.

Status Inactive
Observation history 14-05-2008 - 29-11-2018
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Site information

Map

Observations

# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#12554 29-11-2018 Open Out SW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 0.0m 10:00am 0.0m 10:00am 1.4m 16:33pm 0.5m 10:17am
#12506 25-10-2018 Open Out E Light Breeze 6 Rough 1.5m 10:30am 1.5m 10:30am 1.4m 12:41pm 0.4m 06:41am
#12505 23-08-2018 Open Out SE Light Breeze 4 Slight 3.0m 11:00am 3.0m 11:00am 1.4m 09:01am 0.9m 13:48pm
#12504 19-07-2018 Open In NW Fresh breeze 6 Rough 2.0m 10:30am 2.0m 10:30am 1.7m 16:25pm 0.4m 09:13am
#12503 14-06-2018 Open Out NW Fresh breeze 6 Rough 2.0m 10:00am 2.0m 10:00am 1.7m 11:49am 0.9m 17:09pm
#12484 10-05-2018 Open Out SW Gentle breeze 7 Very Rough 2.0m 10:00am 2.0m 10:00am 1.3m 05:48am 0.6m 11:31am
#12483 26-04-2018 Open Out SW Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 1.0m 10:00am 1.0m 10:00am 1.4m 08:04am 0.5m 12:43pm
#12463 19-02-2018 Open Out SE Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 0.5m 12:20pm 0.5m 12:30pm 1.4m 15:02pm 0.5m 08:50am

Snapshots

29-11-2018 #12554

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25-10-2018 #12506

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23-08-2018 #12505

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19-07-2018 #12504

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14-06-2018 #12503

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10-05-2018 #12484

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26-04-2018 #12483

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19-02-2018 #12463

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