The Beauty of Merricks

Merricks Beach is a peaceful seaside community on Westernport Bay on the Mornington Peninsula, an hour outside Melbourne.

The community has a strong focus on protecting the natural environment and local flora and fauna.

Merricks Beach

The annual Merricks Beach sandmodelling competition is a popular event and is followed by a sausage sizzle, where the community gathers to debate the judges' decisons.

Merricks Beach

Merricks Beach from the cliff top.

Merricks Beach

Coastal scenery

Merricks Beach

Sailing is a popular pastime promoted through the Merricks Yacht Club.

Private water networks

A number of property owners have invested in private water lines coming off the main system in Palmers Hill Rd.

There are typically multiple properties operating off these private water networks.

The pipelines are the responsibily of the current ownesr of the relevant properties and they are responsible for service and maintenance of these pipelines.

A list of the properties and networks are available through the MBRA committee