Mothers Beach, Mornington | Family Friendly Beach
Mothers Beach in Mornington is one of the most beautiful beaches in Melbourne and along the Mornington Peninsula. This family friendly beach facing out to Port Phillip Bay offers shallow water with soft golden sand, and water sports for hire.
Mothers Beach, Mornington
Located near the Mornington foreshore, and adjacent to the Mornington Marina, Mothers Beach makes a beautiful day out for the whole family.
You can access the beach via the wooden stairs from the esplanade.
The sand is soft, the waves are usually small, and the water is shallow enough for kids to play.
Towards the back of the beach, you can find the famous beach boxes.
There are a couple of nearby picnic tables, which are unshaded but offer a spectacular sea view. Toilets and showers are nearby as well which are convenient.
For those who love water sports, Mornington is one of the best places for stand up paddle boarding in Melbourne. You can hire SUPS, canoes, kayaks and more at a decent price and it really does make your beach day more fun. Over at the nearby marina, there are boats for hire too.
There is a huge nearby park, Mornington Park, which has a pirate ship playground for the kids as well as many picnic tables if you want to have lunch there. Otherwise, you can also pop your rug down on the soft sand.
The main street of Mornington is a short 5 minute walk where you can find plenty of cafes and restaurants if you prefer to eat out.
Esplanade and Schnapper Point Drive, Mornington
Opening Hours: Always
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