Marion Bay is on the doorstep to some of the best beaches in Australia that host a rich maritime history. The main surf break at Pondalowie Bay is a popular quality wave. The wave is a combination of left and right peak that break over a reef and sandy bottom.
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Surfing in 4th Groyne, Mandurah, Western Australia Australia
4th Groyne or Mandurah is a popular surf site that is great when it works. The best wind direction is from the east 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 m-1.5 m/3 ft-5 ft and hold up to 2 m/6 ft. In addition, the spot offers left hand waves.
In summer, the wind blows offshore at 25%, in autumn the wind blows at 40%, in winter at 40% and in spring at 26%. Furthermore, the surf break is suitable for surfers of all levels. The best tide movement is falling tide and the ideal tide position is low and mid tides. Keep in mind that, it is a crowded place with many surfers and body-boarders during weekend. Note: be careful of rips and locals.