Altona Dog Beach (Altona Burns Reserve)

Australia, Victoria, Altona

Altona Dog Beach - Australia, Victoria, Altona

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11 Altona Rd, Seaholme VIC 3018, Australia


Altona Dog Beach is a popular beach in Altona, Australia that is perfect for dog owners and their furry friends. The beach is located in the western suburbs of Melbourne and stretches for 500 meters.


The beach is an off-leash area where dogs are allowed to run free and play with each other. Amenities at the beach include bathroom access, picnic areas, and dog waste bags.


The sand color is a light brown color, and the water is generally calm, making it an ideal spot for swimming and playing with your dog.


There is a parking lot available at Altona Dog Beach, which is free to use. However, parking can be limited during peak times, so it is recommended to arrive early to secure a spot.

Fun Fact

Fun facts about Altona Dog Beach include that it is one of the few off-leash dog beaches in Melbourne, making it a popular destination for dog owners. The beach also offers beautiful views of the city skyline.


Attractions near Altona Dog Beach include the Altona Coastal Park, which has walking trails, picnic areas, and a playground. The Altona Beach Market is also nearby, where you can find local produce, crafts, and food vendors.


Nearby restaurants include Creme Cafe, which offers a variety of breakfast and lunch options, including vegetarian and gluten-free options. The nearby Pier 71 Bar e Cucina serves Italian cuisine and offers a waterfront dining experience.


As for nearby hotels, the Quest Williamstown North is a great option for those looking for a comfortable and convenient stay. The hotel is located just a short drive from Altona Dog Beach and offers spacious rooms and a variety of amenities, including a fitness center and outdoor pool.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Sandee Rating: 82/100

Altona Dog Beach provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

No, Altona Dog Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach – please be careful when swimming on this beach.

Altona Dog Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

Altona Dog Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

Altona Dog Beach does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

No, Altona Dog Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

Altona Dog Beach does not have nearby food options – please plan your beach day accordingly.

Altona Dog Beach is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Bike Paths, Camping, Fishing.

Yes, Altona Dog Beach offers accommodations for people with disabilities, allowing everyone to relish the coastal experience.

Yes, bring your dog with you to Altona Dog Beach!

Altona Dog Beach is not generally considered to be good for surfing.