ANIMALS ON THE BEACH

Dogs on the beach

Access to the beach with dogs is prohibited from 15 March to 15 October, between 9.00 a.m. and 9 p.m. The only exception is the beach in Het Zoute, to the east of Surfers Paradise.

The following is mandatory for dog owners:

  • They must carry a dog dirt disposal bag.
  • They must remove dog dirt immediately.
  • Bags must be deposited in a communal waste bin or disposed of at home in standard household waste containers.

Infringements will be penalised with a municipal administrative sanction of maximum 250 euros.

Horses on the beach

Access to the beach with horses is prohibited from 15 March to 15 October, between 9.00 a.m. and 9 p.m. The only exception is the beach in Het Zoute, to the east of Surfers Paradise.