Beach Safety | Gold CoastFor your safety, Surf Lifesavers use the following flag systems to inform swimmers of conditions:

  • Red and Yellow Flags – These represent the safest swimming spots. Be sure to swim between the flags.
  • Yellow Flags – CAUTION! Potentially dangerous conditions
  • Red Flags – DANGER! Beach is closed due to dangerous conditions
  • Red and White Chequered Flags – Sharks have been sighted in the area
  • Blue Flags – Surfers’ board riding areas