Changes to outdoor exercise
There are currently restrictions on outdoor gatherings and exercise. Please check the greater Sydney restrictions page on the NSW government website for the most up to date information.

Located at the southern end of Whale Beach. The rockpool is 25 metres long and access is from The Strand. Change rooms and toilets are available. Pay and display parking available.

There are BBQs, a playground and amenities at this location.

Please note, Whale Beach rockpool is not be available approximately three hours prior to listed cleaning times and approximately 12 hours after, depending upon prevailing seas.

Pool Cleaning Roster


Closes Thurs 5 Aug at 10pm - Re-opens Fri 6 Aug at 5pm
Closes Thurs 19 Aug at 9.30pm - Re-opens Fri 20 Aug at 5pm


Closes Thurs 2 Sep at 9pm - Re-opens Fri 3 Sep at 5pm
Closes Fri 10 Sep at 1am - Re-opens Fri 10 Sep at 5pm
Closes Thurs 16 Sep at 8.30pm - Re-opens Fri 17 Sep at 5pm
Closes Fri 24 Sep at 1am - Re-opens Fri 24 Sep at 5pm
Closes Thur 30 Sep at 7pm - Re-opens Fri 1 Oct at 5pm


Closes Fri 8 Oct at 11.30pm - Re-opens Fri 5 Oct at 5pm
Closes Thurs 14 Oct at 6.30pm - Re-opens Fri 12 Oct at 5pm
Closes Fri 22 Oct at 11.30pm - Re-opens Fri 19 Oct at 5pm
Closes Thur 28 Oct at 4.30pm - Re-opens Fri 26 Oct at 5pm


Closes Thurs 4 Nov at 11.30pm - Re-opens Fri 5 Nov at 5pm
Closes Thurs 11 Nov at 6.30pm - Re-opens Fri 12 Nov at 5pm
Closes Thurs 18 Nov at 11.30pm - Re-opens Fri 19 Nov at 5pm
Closes Thurs 25 Nov at 4.30pm - Re-opens Fri 26 Nov at 5pm


Closes Thur 2 Dec at 10.30pm - Re-opens Fri 3 Dec at 5pm
Closes Thur 9 Dec at 5pm - Re-opens Fri 10 Dec at 5pm
Closes Thur 16 Dec at 10.30pm - Re-opens Fri 17 Dec at 5pm
Closes Fri 24 Dec at 2.30am - Re-opens Fri 24 Dec at 5pm

Closes Thur 30 Dec at 9pm - Re-opens Fri 31 Dec at 5pm


Please contact Council on 1300 434 434 should you have any questions regarding the rock pool cleaning rosters. Please note published times in the roster are subject to change depending on weather, prevailing seas, tidal flows and other surf conditions. The time taken to fill a pool after cleaning on any given day can vary and is dependent on the weather and surf conditions. A sign will be placed at the pool indicating it is closed during the filling process and will be removed as soon as possible once pool is full. Any specific closures of a pool other than for cleaning will be listed on the website.


17 Malo Rd
Whale Beach NSW 2107
Map of Whale Beach Rockpool