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Beach safety

  • Always swim between the red and yellow flags
  • Always read the safety signs
  • Ask a lifeguard for safety advice
  • Swim with a friend
  • If you need help, stay calm and attract attention

The provision of beach safety services is from the 3rd Monday in November, through to the Monday following Easter in the succeeding year:
Quinns Beach: 8am - 1pm
Yanchep Beach (Lagoon): 9am - 4pm

Beachsafe website

Dog beaches

The following a designated beach reserves:

  • Part of Quinns Rocks Beach, Quinns Rocks, north from Tapping Way.
  • Part of Yanchep Beach, Yanchep, south from the northern end of Compass Park.
  • Part of Two Rocks Beach, Two Rocks, south of the southern groyne.

Dog beach maps

Off road vehicles

No vehicles (registered or unregistered) are allowed on environmentally sensitive areas such as beaches, foreshores or dunes.

Off-road vehicle locations

Off-road vehicles can only be used on permitted areas or on private land with the consent of the landowner (please note, noise restrictions may apply. Speak with a Health Officer to gain more information – 9405 5000). Fines apply for vehicles being used in non-permitted areas.

Pinjar Off-Road vehicle area
Corner Old Yanchep Rd & Wattle AVe
Controlled by DEC
City of Wanneroo - 9405 5000

Gnangara Off-Road vehicle area
Gnangara Rd, Lexia (west of Beachboro Rd intersection)
City of Swan - 0267 9267

Lancelin Off-Road vehicle area
Entrance off Bootoo St
Shire of Gingin - 9575 2211

Ledge Point Off-Road vehicle area
Ledge Point Rd, just off Lancelin Rd
Shire of Gingin - 9575 2211

Off-road vehicle information

Beach weddings

The City of Wanneroo doesn’t book beaches, so if you want to have a wedding on the beach, you don’t need to apply for permission. Please keep in mind that beaches are for public access and you can’t block off sections of beaches for your own use. If you are getting married on one of the City’s beaches, congratulations and we hope it’s a great day.

If you wish to book a park overlooking the beach, you will need to contact a Community Facilities Officer on 9405 5000. In any case you are encouraged to familiarise yourself with the location and make allowances for your guests. Illegal parking, littering or consumption of alcohol may attract a fine.