Adelaide beach works

Sand movement from Semaphore to West Beach and Henley Beach South

Works: Sand movement from the Semaphore South breakwater and the beach between the Semaphore and Largs Bay jetties to West Beach and Henley Beach South

Duration: Periodically from mid-October to mid-December 2019, then again 2-3 times per year in 2020 and 2021.

Contact: or phone 8124 4928

Works to replenish the dunes at West Beach Parks finished on Friday 29 November 2019.

From Monday 2 December, sand movement will continue from Semaphore to replenish the beach near Rockingham Street at West Beach. Sand will be moved along the beach from the Henley Sailing Club to the affected areas.

Works are subject to change depending on weather conditions.

All sand movement works will pause for the summer school holidays.

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Works to replenish Glenelg North 

Works: Works to replenish the beach at Glenelg North

Duration: commencing Monday 11 November 2019 for approximately 4 weeks

Contact: or phone 8124 4928 

Works to replenish the beach at Glenelg North is underway to maintain beach levels over the summer period.

Sand is being collected from the area just south of the West Beach Harbour and moved by trucks along the beach to the southern end of Glenelg North beach.

The works are expected to take up to four weeks with the main operating hours being between 7.00am to 7.00pm, Monday to Friday (subject to weather conditions).  

Sand pumping from Glenelg to Kingston Park

Works: Annual sand recycling with sand being pumped to replenish beaches from Glenelg to Kingston Park.

Duration: Annually every June to November

Contact: or phone 8124 4928 

Find out more.

Register your interest in attending a community tour to see the pipeline in action in 2020.

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