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How we keep our beaches clean

Every year, tens of thousands of people visit the beaches of Bayside. To help maintain the quality of the beach for all to enjoy, we regularly clean the beaches to remove litter. This is done both mechanically and by hand.

Beach Cleaning Schedule

Cleaning occurs throughout the year according to the following schedule.

Peak Season Schedule 1 November – 31 March

Cleaned once per week

  • Bay St Beach
  • Brighton Yacht Club
  • Dendy St Beach
  • Edward St Beach
  • Holloway Bend
  • New St Beach
  • Quiet Corner
  • Royal Ave Beach
  • Sandown St Beach
  • Sandringham Harbour

Cleaned twice per week

  • Black Rock Beach
  • Dalgetty Rd Beach
  • Half Moon Bay
  • Hampton Beach
  • Head St Beach
  • Middle Brighton Beach
  • Ricketts Point Beach
  • Sandringham Beach

Off Peak Schedule 1 April – 31 October

Cleaned once per week

  • Head St Beach

Cleaned monthly

  • Bay St Beach
  • Black Rock Beach
  • Brighton Yacht Club
  • Dalgetty Rd Beach
  • Dendy St Beach
  • Edward St Beach
  • Half Moon Bay
  • Hampton Beach
  • Holloway Bend
  • Middle Brighton Beach
  • New St Beach
  • Ricketts Point Beach
  • Royal Ave Beach 
  • Sandringham Harbour
  • Sandown St Beach