City of Bunbury

Rocky Point Beach and Picnic Area, Bunbury


Summary
  • A beach lookout and picnic area less than a kilometre from the Bunbury central business district
  • There is a wide, level path surrounding the picnic area which connects the parking with the beach lookout, accessible toilets and change room
  • Path does not connect to the picnic tables or barbeques
  • There are two level accessible parking bays located near the picnic area
  • There is one unisex accessible toilet/changeroom including an adult change table and shower and one female accessible toilet onsite
  • The beach is reached via a ramp about 100 metres from the accessible parking bays. There is a step down from the ramp onto the beach
Rocky Point Picnic area Lookout Lookout Steps Step
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Location (View Map)
5 Ocean Drive, Bunbury, WA 6230 Australia
Opening Hours
  • 24 hours, seven days a week
Telephone
  • 08 9792 7000

Parking
  • There are two level bitumen accessible parking bays onsite
Parking bays
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Closest accessible parking
Rocky Point Car Park, Bunbury
External access and entrance
  • A wide level concrete footpath leads from the car bays and travels around the picnic area and overlooks the beach.
Footpath Path Accessible toilets Drink fountain
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Walkways
  • The wide, level concrete path that travels around the picnic area also leads to a set of stairs with a handrail on one side. The stairs lead down to the beach from the main picnic area. Steps do not have colour contrasting edges.
  • The main path also leads to a wide ramp approximately 100 meters from the parking bays. The ramp leads to the beach where there is a step down at the base.
Lookout
  • The path connects with the spacious, level lookout over the beach.  There are bench seats provided which do not have armrests. 
Seats
  • There are wooden park benches without arm rests located along the path. Seats overlook the ocean or into the picnic area.
Picnic facilities
  • Sheltered picnic tables are located over firm grass and set over a paved surface. Picnic tables are not connected to the main path but some are located close to it.
  • Tables are 80cm high and have fixed bench seating. There is space at the end of each table for wheelchair access. Clearance space is limited due to a cross bar.
Picnic Table Tables Barbeque
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Barbecues
  • There are two gas barbeques with a cooking surface 96cm high and 15cm deep with controls at sitting height.
  • They are set on a paved area that is not shaded, and is surrounded by grass.
  • Barbeques do not have clearance space underneath.
Drinking fountain
  • A drinking fountain is located next to the level path at sitting height.
Closest accessible toilet
Rocky Point Public Female Accessible Toilet, Bunbury
Accessible change room
Rocky Point Public Unisex Accessible Changeroom and Toilet

Information collected by: City of Bunbury

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information however no guarantee is given that the facility is fully accessible. Please advise the You're Welcome WA coordinator at the Disability Services Commission of any access changes since publication.