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 2023


Closes  Fri 9 June at 3:45am Re-opens Fri 9 June at 5pm
Closes Fri 23 June at 2:45am Re-opens Fri 23 June at 5pm


Closes Fri 7 July at 2:30am Re-opens Fri 7 July at 5pm
Closes Fri 21 July at 1:30am Re-opens Fri 21 July at 5pm


Closes Fri 4 August at 1am Re-opens Fri 4 August at 5pm
Closes Fri 18 August at 12:30am Re-opens Fri 18 August at 5pm


Closes Fri 1 September at 12am Re-opens Fri 1 September at 5pm
Closes Fri 8 September at 5:30am Re-opens Fri 8 September at 5pm
Closes Thu 14 September at 11pm Re-opens Fri 15 September at 5pm
Closes Fri 22 September at 3am Re-opens Fri 22 September at 5pm
Closes Thu 28 September at 10pm Re-opens Fri 29 September at 5pm


Closes Fri 6 October at 4:40am Re-opens Fri 6 October at 5pm
Closes Thu 12 October at 11pm Re-opens Fri 13 October at 5pm
Closes Fri 20 October at 3am Re-opens Fri 20 October at 5pm
Closes Thu 26 October at 10pm Re-opens Fri 27 October at 5pm


Closes Fri 3 November at 3am Re-opens Fri 3 November at 5pm
Closes Thu 9 November at 9pm Re-opens Fri 10 November at 5pm
Closes Fri 17 November at 1:30am Re-opens Fri 17 November at 5pm
Closes Thu 23 November at 9:30pm Re-opens Fri 24 November at 5pm


Closes Fri 1 December at 1:30am Re-opens Fri 1 December at 5pm
Closes Thu 7 December at 8pm Re-opens Fri 8 December at 5pm
Closes Fri 15 December at 12am Re-opens Fri 15 December at 5pm
Closes Thu 21 December at 7:30pm Re-opens Fri 22 December at 5pm
Closes Fri 29 December at 12am Re-opens Fri 26 December 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.

25m rockpool change rooms toilets pay and display parking BBQs playground


17 Malo Rd

Whale Beach NSW 2107