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Place Category: Beaches
Challaborough beach is a popular family and surfing beach offering a predominantly left-hand point break. It has a horseshoe shaped bay with a sand bar protecting the entrance and is split by a small stream. The beach has views of Burgh Island.
Popular with for diving with several wrecks along the nearby coastline.
Facilities include disabled access, slipways and lifeguards patrol most of the year.
Challaborough Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Dogs are banned from the beach during the summer months.
Challaborough Beach Weather Forecast
No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 20°C on Friday.Partly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
12->190% 50% 3 mph
5:20 am 9:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, May 23rd
12->1716% 66% 6 mph
5:19 am 9:07 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Wednesday, May 24th
11->180% 48% 0 mph
5:18 am 9:09 pmClear throughout the day.Thursday, May 25th
11->190% 14% 8 mph
5:17 am 9:10 pmClear throughout the day.Friday, May 26th
13->200% 2% 14 mph
5:16 am 9:11 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, May 27th
13->174% 75% 11 mph
5:15 am 9:12 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, May 28th
10->154% 96% 7 mph
5:14 am 9:13 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, May 29th
7->161% 43% 8 mph
5:13 am 9:15 pm
Challaborough Beach Tide Times
Challaborough Beach Water quality
Samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
Photos from around the surrounding area