Since October 2006, Council has committed to conducting Beachwatch monitoring at Evans Head. The popular swimming locations which are monitored on a weekly basis in summer include:

Airforce Beach, adjacent to 4WD track  
Main Beach
Main Beach, in front of Surf Club
Evans River
Evans River, sand bank adjacent to Kiosk
Shark Bay
Shark Bay, in centre of bay

View the Current Richmond Valley Beach Ratings on the Department of Environment and Heritage website.

For further information about the program can be found on the Department of Environment and Heritage - Beachwatch Partners Program website.

The following document outlines the process for finding beach ratings in the Richmond Valley.