Poyungan beach (FR8E) is a 15 km long, straight section from Rainbow Valley to One Tree Rocks. The Lake Garawongera and Cornwells Break 'roads' reach this section of beach. There is a ranger station behind Poyungan Rocks, otherwise no formal establishments. However, beach camping is popular the length of the beach. Wave height still averages 1 to 1.5 m and rips dominate the inner bar. Lake Wabby lies 1.5 km in behind the beach.
Beach Length: 15km
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There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Safety section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches.
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SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.