4WD access is permitted to some beaches throughout the Coffs Harbour region. Find out where and what rules you must follow for vehicle access to beaches.
These guidelines apply for all vehicles accessing beaches:
Vehicles are permitted on the following beaches:
Vehicles are permitted to launch and retrieve boats and park on the following beaches (see detailed maps in Section 9 to the Vehicles on Beaches policy).
Council and other government agencies may close 4WD vehicle access to beaches for beach management, emergency management, monitoring of wildlife, safety and general operations as required.
Council also reserves the right to close a beach when there are known sea turtle nests or bird nests where vehicles may impact the nests.
Beach users are encouraged to report sighting of shorebird nesting and marine turtles to National Parks and Wildlife Services (02) 6650 2900.
To report illegal driving on beaches, or bad behaviour please use the Snap Send Solve app.