Site details


Estuary Balcombe Creek Estuary
CMA Melbourne Water
Type Mouth Condition
Site code BaMC
Site name Balcombe Creek Mouth Condition Observation
Nearest road and town Esplanade, Mt Martha
Description Balcombe Bridge on Esplanade. 5th post in from southern end on beach side.
Site access Park at Balcombe Estuary Rotunda and follow signs and walking path to bridge.
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
Land use description Road and adjacent foreshore reserve.
Status Active
Observation history 10-03-2012 - 16-02-2020
Balcombe Creek Mouth Condition Observation



# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#13635 16-02-2020 Open Out SE Gentle breeze 2 Calm (rippled)
#13634 19-01-2020 Closed N/A NE Light Breeze 3 Smooth 0.8m 09:54am 0.3m 03:30am
#13630 15-12-2019 Perched N/A W Gentle breeze 6 Rough 0.8m 06:31am 0.4m 12:21pm
#13623 17-11-2019 Open Out SW Gentle breeze 4 Slight 0.8m 07:24am 0.1m 12:28pm
#13619 29-09-2019 Closed N/A W Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 0.8m 04:07am 0.2m 10:32am


16-02-2020 #13635

19-01-2020 #13634

15-12-2019 #13630

17-11-2019 #13623

29-09-2019 #13619

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