Please note camping is no longer allowed at this site.
Nine Mile Beach is located on the East Coast of Tasmania and is one of the longest beaches in the area at 13 km long. It stretches from Sandy Point Bagot to the mouth of the Meredith River. Nine Mile Beach faces due south to Great Oyster Bay and typically receives low swell waves averaging app. 1 m. During periods of higher swell rips cut across the bar, and can persist for several weeks. Please note that camping is NOT possible at Point Bagot. The western end of the beach borders Swansea, with much of the beach part of the Dolphin Sands subdivision. The Dolphin Sands access road runs the length of the beach to Point Bagot; there are public beach access points spaced app. 1km apart along the road. Swansea is a coastal seaside village popular during summer months and school holidays. It has shops, a supermarket, a bakery, an online access centre, and is a major tourist destination on Tassie's East Coast. Nine Mile Beach is a popular day-use area for watersports and fishing.