East Head

Two children run through the white sandy dunes at East Head with views behind of a sail boat moored up and distant views across the harbour

Important notice -

There is a high fire risk at this time of year which can cause damage to wildlife and the habitat here. Please do not light any fires at East Head. BBQs are only permitted on the open beach as the dunes are particularly vulnerable. Thank you

Shifting sand dunes, salt marsh and flowing tides

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East Head


A black, grey and white ringed plover bird stands on the open sand at East Head

Wildlife on East Head 

From common seals to some of our rarer visitors, East Head has a vast and diverse array of flora and fauna. Come for a visit and see what wildlife you can spot.