Porthcurnick

Beachwatch organisers

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

  • Great British Beach Clean (3rd weekend in September only)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
South West England
Latitude: 
50.186360099702
Longitude: 
-4.9722060551723
County: 
Cornwall
Nearest town: 
Portscatho
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
200
Width of beach: 
300
Beach position: 
In a bay
Main use(s) of beach: 
Building sand castles
Main use(s) of beach: 
Coastal walking
Main use(s) of beach: 
Swimming
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
Yes
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Monthly
Further comments: 
Porthcurnick has monthly beach cleans, run by The National Trust, helped by volunteers. I am a Ranger for the National Trust and this is one of the beaches we look after. Monthly beach cleans (all year round) have been done here for over 10 years.
How is the beach cleaned? 
Manually
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Volunteers
Are there dog bins available? 
Yes
Sewage outfalls
Are there any sewage outfalls? 
No