Tidal Bore Schedule in Maitland and South Maitland
A tidal bore is created when the tide coming in meets a river's natural flow to the sea. In this area the tidal bore can be seen in Maitland at Dawson Dowell Park and at South Maitland Interpretive located on Highway 215 east of Maitland.
The bore in Maitland occurs approximately three hours after low tide at Burntcoat Head Park. It is easy to see low tide at Burntcoat, the tidal bore in Maitland, and return to Burntcoat Head to see high tide. Now that is called a tidal day!
For times of the tidal bore in Maitland and South Maitland click here.