Shoebury East Beach

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Kitesurfing Map for Shoebury East Beach

Shoebury East Beach kite Surfing Photos

  • On a backroll at East Beach
  • Me at the EBO last year
  • Perfect day for skimming stones
  • EastBeach
  • Signs at East Beach…
  • Shower location
  • Warning and Information
  • Caution
  • Classic GoPro “Is it on?” photo

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About Shoebury East Beach

East Beach in Shoeburyness is located to the East of Southend-on-Sea and is unique in the Southend-on-Sea area as it's beach is south east facing. 

It has a designated Kitesurfing / Windsurfing area.

Shoebury East is approximately quarter of a mile long gently sloping sandy/shingle beach backed by a large grassy area perfect for picnics. Can get very crowded on hot summer days and bank holidays.

Beware of tides, at low tide you may have more than 1 mile to walk out or back. Typically you are looking at about 60 minutes either side of high tide.

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Launching & Landing

The long sandy beach backs on to small dunes and a large expance of grass, perfect for launching and landing.

Local Dangers

The Boom (Shoeburyness Defence Boom)

This World War II relic stretches out over 1km in to the Thames estuary and should be avoided at high tide.

Local Parking

Blackgate Road
Parking available outside the gate on Blackgate road all year round, limited availability Height restriction apply
East Beach (north entrance)
Open May - September from dawn till dusk Limited access for key holders only on off-peak times Height restriction apply

Life Guard & Coast Guard

Coast Guard

Local HM coastguard station overlooks whole area.

Life Guard

Shoebury East Beach has a manned life guard station through the summer months

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