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 - 17-03-2023
Site information



# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#15377 17-03-2023 Open Out S Light Air 5 Moderate 1.5m 12:36pm 1.9m 08:12am 1.2m 13:41pm
#15178 17-12-2022 Open Out SE Light Air 4 Slight 0.0m 1.5m 06:55am 0.9m 12:27pm
#15078 13-10-2022 Open Out W Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 2.5m 15:56pm 0.1m 09:14am
#15022 16-09-2022 Open In NW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 00:00am 1.9m 16:06pm 0.9m 09:24am


17-03-2023 #15377

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17-12-2022 #15178

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13-10-2022 #15078

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16-09-2022 #15022

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