CHA-AM BEACH REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE

A new boat ramp is under construction as part of the redevelopment of the main Cha-Am town beach.

 Water sports are a big part of the beach scene, with banana boats or jet skis, not always popular with the locals, being promised better future access to the waters.

CHA-AM BEACH REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE

Sceptics remain doubtful that the stepped erosion-prevention measures will be either long-lasting or add to the appeal of the beach to holiday makers, but there seems little doubt that measures were needed to prevent scenes of storm and tide driven erosion in recent times with trees being undermined and the loss of land between the beach road and ocean.

(photos courtesy of Paul)