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Beach Wheelchair

Our Free beach wheelchair service will continue at Brittas Bay Beach again this Summer from June to Mid-September.
Photo: Beach wheelchair launched in Brittas Bay

Due to Covid restrictions we can only facilitate one booking per day.  The use of the wheelchair is FREE but it must be booked in advance. 

Please telephone the Environment Section on 0404 20236 to book the beach wheelchair. 

Terms, Conditions and Guidelines for Use

All chair users must have a carer/assistant with them to aid them in transfer to the chair and to push the chair, as the wheelchairs are not self-propelling.  The people looking after the bookings will not be in a position to assist transfer to and from the chair or push users on to the beach.  Lifeguards will not be in a position to assist with wheelchair use.

All users must present a current photo ID when collecting the chair.

Please read our Terms & Conditions for the use of the Hippocampe Beach Wheelchair in order to ensure an enjoyable and safe experience.  All users will be required to sign a copy of this when collecting the wheelchair.

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