Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.
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Bodyboarding in Yanchep Beach, Perth, Western Australia Australia
Yanchep beach apart from an interesting dive site, is also a sand-bar that provides with the right conditions for surfing and body-boarding. Offshore winds blow from the east, northeast and the ideal swell direction is from the west, southwest. Here you are able to explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1.5 m-2 m/5 ft-6 ft and holds up to 4 m/12 ft.
In addition, the best tide position is mid tide and the ideal tide movement is rising tide. Furthermore, the spot is suitable for body-boarders of all levels. It should be mentioned that, you will have much competition for waves here, as it is a crowded site with many surfers and body-boarders.
Last but not least, the location provides a number of facilities, including a large car park and a kiosk. Note: be careful of rips.
Relevant activites based in Australia
December – AUSTRALIA
River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.
Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.