TASMANIAN DOG BEACHES

TASMANIA

NORTH-WEST COAST

 

🐾 Anthony Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Stanley TAS 7331, Smithton, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash below high tide on the north facing beach, commencing 200m east of the access track from Anthony Beach Road, extending to the east.

 

🐾 Godfreys Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Green Hills Rd, Stanley, Tasmania

In the area of Godfreys Beach below high tide north of the alignment with 13 Green Hills Road, extending approximately 500m north to the Rocks – dogs may be exercised at the following times without a lead:

Daylight Savings between 7pm – 10am, Normal Time 24h

 

🐾 Tatlows Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Stanley TAS 7331, Stanley, Tasmania

Dog off lead exercise area extends from vehicular access adjoining 23 Marine Terrace to foot track leading to Golf Club in the area below high tide mark.

  

🐾 Sisters Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Sisters Beach TAS 7321, Sisters Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach between the Boat Ramp and Stockdale Avenue at any time. The area between Stockdale Avenue and Hineysuckle Avenue is restricted to times between 6pm – 10am only.

 

🐾 Boat Harbour | Timeshare Dog Beach

19 Fenton Cres, Boat Harbour Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach 6pm – 10am in the area between the western end of the beach and the last house on the other end.

 

🐾 Fossil Bluff | Timeshare Dog Beach

Wynyard TAS 7325, Wynyard, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach between 6pm – 10am.

 

🐾 Wynyard Foreshore | Timeshare Dog Beach

19 C240, Wynyard, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach between 6pm – 10am.

 

🐾 Wynyard Dog Beach | 24h Dog Beach

161 Old Bass Hwy, Wynyard, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash at any time between Port Creek Mouth and Seabrook Creek Mouth.

 

🐾 Somerset Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Somerset TAS 7322, Somerset, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach at any time between Woody Point and Arthur Street. Area fmor Arthur Street to Cam River is restricted to 6pm-1oam only.

 

🐾 Cooee Beach | 24h Dog Beach in Cooee

Cooee TAS 7320, Cooee, Tasmania

Dogs can run and play on the Cooee Creek Beach east of the Cooee Point access road and south to the Bass Highway alignment and limited to the sand portion below the seawall.

 

🐾 South Burnie Beach | 24h Dog Beach

South Burnie TAS 7320, South Burnie, Tasmania

Dogs can run and play on the South Burnie Beach east of the Yacht Club bund to the mouth of the Emu River and limited to the foreshore area of the beach and not extending to the vegetated dune system and Bass Highway verges.

 

🐾 Wivenhoe Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Wivenhoe TAS 7320, Wivenhoe, Tasmania

Dogs can run and play on Wivenhoe Beach from the Emu River to the Round Hill Waste Water Treatment Plant and north of the base of the abutment to the Bass Highway.

 

🐾 Tioxide Beach | 24h Dog Beach in Wivenhoe

Heybridge TAS 7316, Heybridge, Tasmania

Dogs can run and play on the Tioxide Beach which is east of Titan Point to the Blythe River.

 

🐾 Midway Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach in Sulphur Creek

232 Preservation Dr, Sulphur Creek, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash between 7pm – 9am during the summer months (Dec – Feb) and at all times during the other months of the year.

 

🐾 Penguin Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

52 Main Rd, Penguin, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash between 7pm – 9am during the summer months (Dec – Feb) and at all times during other months of the year.

 

🐾 West Ulverston Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Penguin Rd, West Ulverstone, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash between April and October.

 

🐾 Buttons Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach in Ulverstone

3 Jersey Ct, Ulverstone, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome to exercise on the beach between 7pm – 9am during the summer months (Dec -Feb) and 24h during all other month.

 

🐾 Turners Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

43 Esplanade, Turners Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are only allowed on lead between 8am – 9pm during Nov-March. No restrictions on other times.

 

🐾 Back Beach | 24h Dog Beach in Devonport

Coles Beach Rd, Devonport, Tasmania

This is a smaller beach located to the west of Bluff Beach, on Coles Beach Road. There is a bin containing dog waste bags and a receptacle for used bags at the top of the concrete stairway leading from the car park to the beach

 

🐾 East Devonport Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Wright St, East Devonport, Tasmania

This beach is to the left side at the end of Wright Street. This beach is signed with the restrictions at the major entrance pathways to the beach. Dogs must be on a lead at all times of the year. Exercising of dogs is not permitted on the beach between 10:00am and 6:00pm from 1 November until 31 March.

 

🐾 Moorland Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Moorland Beach Rd, Wesley Vale, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on Moorland Beach/Northdown Beach—2km each way of Moorland Beach Road. In this area dogs must be on a lead unless on the beach and they are prohibited on dune areas due to nesting shore birds.

 

🐾 Hawley Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

26 Hawley Esplanade, Hawley Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash during daylight saving-Dawn to Dusk and upon resumption of Eastern Standard Time—off leash 24/7 on Hawley Beach from the end of VineStreet—north to boom gate into Point Sorell Reserve (start of Larooma Road)

 

🐾 Freers Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

24 Shearwater Esplanade, Shearwater, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on Freers Beach from Hawley Place Beach access walkway around to the point that goes out to Penguin Island

 

🐾 Port Sorell Foreshore | 24h Dog Beach

Panatana Dr, Port Sorell, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on Port Sorell foreshore from the boat ramp south to Panatana Rivulet

 

🐾 Squeaking Point | Timeshare Dog Beach

Squeaking Point Esplanade, Squeaking Point, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash during daylight saving—between 7pm and 10am and upon resumption of Eastern Standard Time—24/7

 
NORTH TASMANIA 

 

🐾 Greens Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Greens Beach TAS 7270, Greens Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash at the end of turning circle for 300 metre section of beach (dogs are NOT permitted in any of the dune areas)


🐾 East Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Unnamed Road, Low Head, Tasmania

Dogs are allowed off leash east of Cimitiere Creek

 
NORTH EAST TASMANIA

 

🐾 Adams Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Bridport TAS 7262, Bridport, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome on Adams Beach all year round off the lead.

 

EAST COAST TASMANIA 

 

🐾 Stiegllitz Harbourside | 24h Dog Beach

298 St Helens Point Rd, Stieglitz, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome 24h on the harbour side beach front between Fysh Place and Maurouard street

 

🐾 Stieglitz Foreshore | 24h Dog Beach

Stieglitz TAS 7216, Stieglitz, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome on this long stretch of beautiful beach all year round

 

🐾 Beaumaris Beach North | 24h Dog Beach

Beaumaris TAS 7215, St Helens, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the long stretch of beach opposite to Paddys Island

 

🐾 Beaumaris Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Beaumaris TAS 7215, Beaumaris, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on the beach in front of the Beaumaris Beach Pad

 

🐾 Scamander Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Scamander TAS 7215, Scamander, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on Scamander Beach at all times. Off leash area is south of Scamander Conservation Area

 

🐾 Dog Beach in Scamander | 24h Dog Beach

Scamander TAS 7215, Scamander, Tasmania

24h off leash beach close to town centre

 

🐾 Mariposa Point | 24h Dog Beach

Falmouth TAS 7215, Falmouth, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash just south of Mariposa Point at any time

 

🐾 Four Mile Creek Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Four Mile Creek TAS 7215, Four Mile Creek, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash in the centre part of the Four Mile Beach

 

🐾 Lagoon Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Lagoon Beach Campground, Chain of Lagoons, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome south of Hughes Creek at all times

 

🐾 Seymour Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Seymour TAS 7215, Seymour, Tasmania

The main beach in Seymour is mainly as part of the Conservation Area with the exception of a small area close to Long Point Break, which is dedicated for off leash exercise at all times.

 

🐾 Denison Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Bicheno TAS 7215, Douglas River, Tasmania

Popular section of beach for local residents to walk their dog off lead and under effective control. Good practice for dog owners to place their dog on a lead, to avoid potential conflict, whenever other dogs, people or birds are close by. Always walk on wet sand to separate dogs from potential birds nesting areas above high tide zone.

 

🐾 Rice Pebble Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Bicheno TAS 7215, Bicheno, Tasmania

Beach fairly isolated (mostly used by locals). Rough bush track used principally by locals. Owners should return their dogs on a lead where a situation of potential conflict or wildlife disturbance (possibility of penguins) may occur.

 

🐾 Muirs Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach in Coles Bay

Sunnyside, 3 Esplanade, Coles Bay, Tasmania

Dogs on lead along the first 200m from the southern end of Muirs Beach between 1st December to 1st March. Dogs under effective control all other times, prohibited in the sand dunes.

Dogs on lead along first 200m from Southern end of Muirs Beach between 1st Dec to 1st March Dog under effective control along entire beach at all other times other than restriction above.

 

🐾 Foreshore of Hazards View and Swanwick subdivision | Timeshare Dog Beach

2308 Coles Bay Rd, Coles Bay, Tasmania

Sandpiper Beach is the main public beach for the increasing Swanwick and Hazards View communities. During peak hours of the peak summer season the beach is busy and dogs must be on a lead for public safety and social equity

Outside of the peak hours dog owners may walk their dogs off lead. However, owners should return their dogs to a lead as required, to avoid potential conflict with other beach users or when shorebirds are sighted nearby on the beach

 

🐾 Nine Mile Beach | 24h Dog Beach in Swansea

Swansea TAS 7190, Dolphin Sands, Tasmania

Designated Dog Exercise Area along beach adjacent to Dolphin Sands subdivision Owners should be aware of potential conflict situations and immediately return their dog to a lead as required The steeper nature of this beach does not generally provide for optimum shorebird breeding habitat, however if sighted please keep well clear from shorebirds

 

🐾 Waterloo & Coswell Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach in Swansea

Swansea TAS 7190, Swansea, Tasmania

Dogs on lead between 10am to 6pm from 1st Dec to 1st March. Outside of peak times owners may walk dogs off lead, however please return dogs to lead when near shorebirds or other beach users to avoid disturbance and conflict.

 

🐾 Cressy Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Cressy TAS 7302, Swansea, Tasmania

Dogs on lead east of the beach access track all year West from the beach access track, dogs may be walked on the beach off lead, but under effective control. However should be returned to a lead when a potential disturbance or conflict situation arises

 

🐾 Spikey Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Spiky Bridge, Swansea, Tasmania

Owners may take their dogs off lead but under effective control at all times while on the beach, Owners should return their dogs to a lead when potential conflict situations arise with other beach users. While you are in the area, don’t miss out on the Spikey Bridge on the other side of the highway. 

🐾 Mayfield Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Mayfield TAS 7248, Rocky Hills, Tasmania

Dogs must be on lead at all times within the campsite. During the summer, the beach in front of Mayfield campsite is busy with families enjoying the beach. Dogs must be on lead during this time for public safety and social equity. On the beach south from the campsite area, owners may walk dogs off lead but under effective control, however should return their dogs to a lead to avoid disturbance to shorebirds or potential conflict with other beach users. Shorebirds are known to breed at the southern end of Mayfield Bay. Shorebird protection fences will be installed to designate a prohibited area during the breeding season for humans and dogs

 

🐾 Saltwork Coastal Reserve | 24h Dog Beach

Little Swanport TAS 7190, Little Swanport, Tasmania

Dogs on lead on main Saltworks beach (in front of the ruins) between 10am – 6pm from 1st Dec – 1st March (and on roads, walking tracks and around the jetty at all times). Dogs off leash under effective control at other times in the large open area of the reserve

 

🐾 Boltons Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Swansea TAS 7190, Triabunna, Tasmania

Dogs Under Effective Control along the beach area north from the beach access track but to be kept on the wet sand

 

🐾 Raspins Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Triabunna TAS 7190, Orford, Tasmania

Raspins Beach was selected as Tasmania’s cleanest beach back in 2014 and not many things have changed. It’s a stunning place to go for a walk with your dog.

Dogs on Lead 10am – 6pm from 1st Dec – 1st March. Off leash at all other times excluding the sandspit in the Prosser River mouth, which is a Dog Prohibited Area

 

🐾 Millingtons Beach |Timeshare Dog Beach

7 Cross St, Orford, Tasmania

Popular family swimming beach. Dogs on lead between 10am – 6pm in peak use season. Public safety and social equity issue Dog exercise area close to town. Dogs must still be under effective control and not allowed to run in the dunes and through pine trees (sensitive wildlife area).

Dogs on Lead 10am – 6pm from 1st Dec – 1st March on beach between Our Park to Rudd Avenue Dogs Under Effective Control north of Our Park and at other times

 

🐾 East & West Shelly Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

37 E Shelly Rd, Orford, Tasmania

Dogs under effective control on beach in low season and in early mornings and evening during peak season. Dogs not to roam through vegetation along the coastal reserve

Dogs on Lead 10am to 6pm from 1st Dec to 1st March Dogs off leash Under Effective Control at other times

 

🐾 Spring Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

320 Rheban Rd, Spring Beach, Tasmania

Dogs on Lead at all times from the 1st Aug to 1st April and off leash Under Effective Control from 1st April to the 31st July

 

🐾 Stapleton Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Orford TAS 7190, Spring Beach, Tasmania

Generally quiet beach and limited shorebird values. Please respect other beach users and place dogs on leads if required

 
SOUTH EAST TASMANIA 


🐾  North Rheban Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Unnamed Road, Rheban, Tasmania
Low level of public use and limited bird values. However care needs to be taken when boats are launching. Respect other users (including horse riders) and place dogs on lead if need be. Keep dogs out of dunes at all times

  

🐾 Eagle Hawk Neck | 24h Dog Beach

Eaglehawk Neck TAS 7179, Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Pirates Bay | 24h Dog Beach

301 C338, Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Stewarts Bay | Timeshare Dog Beach

10 Illawong Dr, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Dogs prohibited 10am – 4pm 1/13 – 31/3. Dogs may be off lead but under effective control at other times

 

🐾 Safety Cove | Timeshare Dog Beach

Dog Bark Rd, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Dogs must be on lead 1/10 – 31/3 (shorebird season). Dogs may be off lead but under effective control at other times

 

🐾 White Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

White Beach TAS 7184, White Beach, Tasmania

Dogs must be on lead 10am – 4pm 1/12 – 31/3. Dogs may be off lead but under effective control at other times

 

🐾 Stinking Bay | Timeshare Dog Beach

Port Arthur TAS 7182, Sloping Main, Tasmania

Dogs prohibited 10am – 4pm 1/12 – 31/3. Dogs may be off lead but under effective control at other times

 

🐾 Sommers Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Murdunna TAS 7178, Murdunna, Tasmania

Dogs prohibited 10am-4pm 1/12 – 31/3. Dogs may be off lead but under effective control at other times

 

🐾 Connellys Marsh | Timeshare Dog Beach

Connellys Marsh TAS 7173, Connellys Marsh, Tasmania

Dogs prohibited 10am – 6pm 1 Dec – 1 Mar, welcome off leash on all other times

 

🐾 Primrose Sands Beach | Timeshare Beach

14 Nerine St, Primrose Sands, Tasmania

Dogs prohibited 10am – 6pm 1 Dec – 1 Mar, off leash at all other times

 

🐾 Dodges Ferry | 24h Dog Beach

Rantons Rd, Dodges Ferry, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash on both north and south ends of the beach, however prohibited from the centre part

 

🐾 Clarks Bay | 24h Dog Beach in Lewisham

9 Jones Parade, Lewisham, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash at all times

 

🐾 Penna Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Midway Point Church of Christ, 271 Penna Rd, Penna, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash at all times

 

🐾 Seven Mile Beach | 24h Dog Beach

87 Surf Rd, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times between Day Use Area 2 to Day Use Area 3 provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Roches Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

3 Kirra Rd, Roches Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Cremorne Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

52 Pipe Clay Esplanade, Cremorne, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Middle Clifton Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

29 Thompson Way, Clifton Beach, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 South Arm Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

3198 S Arm Rd, South Arm, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Opossum Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

60 Spitfarm Rd, Opossum Bay, Tasmania

 Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Shelly Beach | 24h Dog Beach

34 Meadows Pl, Opossum Bay, Tasmania

Dogs are welcome off leash from Bangor Road to Icehouse Bluff

 

🐾 Howrah Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Howrah TAS 7018, Howrah, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Bellerive Beach | Timeshare Dog Beach

Bellerive TAS 7018, Bellerive, Tasmania

Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 10.00am and 6.00pm, from 1 December to 1 March each year. At all other times, dogs may be exercised off lead from Beach Street access east to Second Bluff, but must remain under effective control.

 

🐾 Windermere Beach | 24h Dog Beach

5 Kestrel St, Claremont, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Lowestoft Bay | 24h Dog Beach

Hobart TAS, Berriedale, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Short Beach | 24h Dog Beach in Sandy Bay

Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Taroona Beach | 24h Dog Beach

15-21 Nubeena Cres, Taroona, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash (east of the boat ramp) at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Tyndall Beach | 24h Dog Beach

57 Harpers Rd, Bonnet Hill, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash (northern end) at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Clarkes Beach | 24h Dog Beach

125 Coningham Rd, Coningham, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners. 150 m of north facing sand with some rock flats between two sandstone points.

 

🐾 Middleton Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Middleton TAS 7163, Middleton, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Drip Beach | 24h Dog Beach

Drip Beach Rd, Lymington, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.

 

🐾 Dover Foreshore | 24h Dog Beach

Kent Beach Rd, Dover, Tasmania

Dogs welcome off the leash at all times provided they are in effective control of their owners.