King Island Beach Access
Understandably, there has been a lot of angst about the closures of beaches on island. While all Parks and Wildlife Reserves remain closed until further notice, there is still public land and beaches around the island that residents are able to access. These areas are highlighted in purple on the maps below and include the following areas:
Crown Land beaches
Currie – Big Beach to Devils Gap
North – Yellow Rock Beach (from Quarantine Bay to the western side of Cape Farewell)
Naracoopa – Fraser Beach (from Naracoopa Foreshore to the boundary of Sea Elephant Conservation Area)
Tasports – Grassy and Currie Ports
Public Access Areas – Currie
Public Access Areas – Grassy
Public Access Areas – North
Public Access Areas – Naracoopa
Please be advised that information shared by Council and posted on this page regarding the COVID-19 response was correct at the time of publication.
Due to the dynamic nature of the federal and state governments responses to the pandemic – information, fact sheets, and government websites are being updated but often are lagging as the situation changes and new orders and/or directives become law and recommendations or guidelines are put into place.