Ardrossan South Beach

Beachwatch organisers

This beach has organisers for the following beach clean/survey type(s):

  • Great British Beach Clean (3rd weekend in September only)
  • Beachwatch (all year round)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
Scotland
Latitude: 
55.639469831924
Longitude: 
-4.8094000015978
County: 
Ayrshire
Nearest town: 
Ardrossan
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
800
Width of beach: 
50
Beach position: 
In a bay
Main use(s) of beach: 
Building sand castles
Main use(s) of beach: 
Coastal walking
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
No
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Less frequently than monthly
Further comments: 
The council try to perform a dredge weekly but there is a community volunteer force in place who clean the beach quarterly.
How is the beach cleaned? 
Machines
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Council
Are there dog bins available? 
Yes
Sewage outfalls
Are there any sewage outfalls? 
Yes
Number of sewage outfalls: 
1
Location of any sewage outfalls: 
On beach