Site details


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

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
Site information



# 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


29-11-2018 #12554

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25-10-2018 #12506

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