Dedicated watercraft launch areas

Watercraft (eg. jet skis, boats) cannot be launched or retrieved anywhere on the foreshore unless from a designated launch or retrieval area as indicated below:

Aldinga Beach

Boat launching and retrieval is permitted in the following area of foreshore north of a point at a line drawn in a straight westerly direction to the sea from the intersection of the northern side of Morgan Street and the Esplanade and south of a point at a line drawn in a straight westerly direction to the sea from the intersection of the northern side Ocean Street and the Esplanade at Aldinga Beach.

Moana beach

Boat launching and retrieval is permitted in that area of foreshore, south of a point at a line drawn in a straight westerly direction to the sea from the southern side of Nashwauk Crescent, to a point at a line drawn in a westerly direction to the sea from the northern side of Macquarie Street, Moana.

O'Sullivan Beach

Boat launching and retrieval is permitted in that area of foreshore located at the end of Marine Drive, O’Sullivan Beach known as the O’Sullivan Beach boat ramp launching facility.

Port Noarlunga beach

Boat launching and retrieval is permitted in the following area of foreshore south of a point at a line drawn in a straight westerly direction to the sea from the centre line of the access ramp, located at Saltfleet Street and the Esplanade, Port Noarlunga (known as the Port Noarlunga Jetty boat ramp).

Sellicks Beach

Boat launching and retrieval is permitted in the following area of foreshore south of a point at a line drawn in a straight westerly direction to the sea from the intersection of the southern side of Sellicks Beach Road and the Esplanade to a point at a line similarly drawn from the intersection of the northern side of Robert Street and the Esplanade at Sellicks Beach.

Launching and retrieval of jet skis and boats is not permitted on any other beach.

The regulation and enforcement of watercraft (boats/jet skis) is primarily the responsibility of the Department of Infrastructure and Transport. 

Our Community Safety staff have limited authorisations in relation to these matters.

Please report any behaviour or safety issues relating to Jet Ski’s or boats at SA.GOV.AU - Report a marine safety concern (www.sa.gov.au).

If you witness behaviour which is still occurring and is a danger to people in the water please report this to SAPOL on 131444 or 000 if life threatening.

 

This element requires javascript to be enabled.

Please wait while we load your map...