Site details


Estuary Wild Dog Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Mouth Condition
Site code WMC
Site name Wild Dog Observation Site
Nearest road and town Apollo Bay

On Great Ocean Road. 400m East of bridge at Wild Dog Creek.

16/9/22 Review - the risk of traffic on the bridge makes this an unsafe site to monitor from.

Site access

Site is on a bank looking toward mouth and to the east. Enter via Great Ocean Road near bridge. Exact point is next to hooded plover signage (carpark entry 4kms east from Apollo Bay).

Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
  • Rural Grazing
  • Rural Residential
Land use description
Status Inactive
Observation history 13-02-2008 - 17-03-2023
WMC: Wild Dog Observation Site
Site information



# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#15376 17-03-2023 Open Out S Light Air 5 Moderate 1.5m 1.8m 1.2m
#15265 27-01-2023 Open Out NE Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 2.1m 0.5m
#15179 17-12-2022 Open Out SE Light Air 4 Slight 0.9m 1.5m 0.9m
#15077 13-10-2022 Open In W Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 0.9m 2.5m 0.1m
#15023 16-09-2022 Open Out NW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.2m 1.9m 15:32pm 0.9m 09:06am


17-03-2023 #15376

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27-01-2023 #15265

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17-12-2022 #15179

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13-10-2022 #15077

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16-09-2022 #15023

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