Smiths beach is accessed from Back Beach Road. It provides the only accessible ocean beach access on Phillip Island. The carpark has 2 designated accessible parking bays adjacent to the path leading to the boardwalk.
An accessible toilet is located at the carpark. It has side and rear handrails There is an accessible water fountain located in the carpark.
Access to the beach is gained via a zig zagging wooden ramp. The ramp has a concrete base that accesses the hard sand. A newly built observation pavilion is situated halfway down the ramp and provides an excellent sheltered viewing position for those not wanting to venture onto the beach itself. It provides shade and weather protection.