Beach Safety Rules – A Guide to keeping safe

Beach safety Rules Newquay Beaches

Newquay Lifeguards

Beach Safety Rules Newquay Beaches

Follow a few simple rules to keep you and your family safe on Newquay’s beaches.  If in doubt ask a lifeguard for advice.  With so many beaches to choose from you are bound to find one that suits you best.

Warning Flags and what they mean.

Newquay Beach Safety

DOs and DON’Ts

  • Always accompany children to the sea and make sure you stay in the correct patrolled area and within a reasonable depth.
  • Always listen and obey the Lifeguards advice.
  • Never take inflatables into the sea.
  • Never swim alone or right after eating or drinking alcohol.
  • Never leave valuables unattended.

Newquay Beach Safety
Designated bathing area supervised by Lifeguards. All swimmers/Boogie and
Body Boards etc. Always bathe between the red and yellow flags.SURFCRAFT
Newquay Beach Safety
For all Surfcraft over 5 feet in length. Includes canoes, windsurfers
Always surf between the black and white flags.DANGER
Newquay Beach Safety
DANGER DO NOT ENTER THE SEA The red flag indicates that the sea conditions are dangerous.
Never enter the sea when the red flag is flying


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