Roberts Bay, Salish Sea, can be viewed from this beach access located at the north end of Fifth Street. This beach in Sidney, B.C.,can be very muddy in this part of Roberts Bay yet it is a terrific site to watch migratory and residential birds go about their business. You may even spot a racoon, seal or river otter. Mermaid Park is near the junction of Fifth Street with Amelia Avenue. Third Street Beach Access is eastward along Lavell Avenue.
You can get to end of Fifth Street from Pat Bay Highway. Turn at the Beacon Ave exit and follow the road to Fifth Street. Turn left and continue into the residential area with care. There is limited parking at the end of the street. Closest bus access is from Resthaven Drive. This beach access to close to Mermaid Park.