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Beach huts FAQs

Your questions answered

Can I buy or rent a beach hut?

In order to be offered an opportunity to rent or buy a hut you need to be on the beach hut waiting list. There is a long waiting list for the huts, but if you would like to be added, please email us.

How long can I rent for?

No maximum has been set but there is a minimum 3 year rental period.

What is the cost of a beach hut?

Are all the beach huts the same size and style?

Yes they are all the same.

Can I sleep in the beach hut or use it for storage?

No, the hut can only be occupied between the hours of 5am and 11pm. You cannot store anything in the hut or on the site other than general items for the enjoyment of the beach. No flammable items, including gases, can be stored in the hut.

Are pets allowed?

Dogs are allowed between the hours of 5am and 11pm. They must be accompanied by the licensee at all times.

Are BBQ's allowed?

BBQ's are not allowed either in the hut or on the site.

Do I have to paint my hut?

Yes, you have to paint your own hut in a block colour (no stripes allowed) using the approved colours from the Sadolin Superdec range. The approved colours are: Marina, Fali Straw, Pea Green, Clover Leaf, Hudson Bay, Rose Smoke, Limestone, Burlesque.

Fascia boards, trims and handrails may be painted in white or cream but no more than two colours per hut is permitted.

Can I use my beach hut to put up posters or advertising?

You cannot place or display any hoarding, advertising board, posters or pictures on the hut without the consent of the Council.

Do I have to paint my hut?

Yes, you have to paint your own hut using the approved colours and it has to be from the Sadolin Superdec range. The approved colours are:

You cannot paint stripes on your hut and it must be a block colour. You can paint the fascia board, trim, handrails in white or cream if you wish but no more than two colours per hut is permitted.

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