False Bay is a body of water characterized by Cape Hangklip and Cape Peninsula, located in the southwest of South Africa. The bay is 30 km/18.7 mi wide, offering a Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and wet, damp winters. The east and western shores of the bay are rocky and mountainous with visible peaks rising from the waters, while the northern side comprises a long, curving beach.
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Surfing in Alley, Cronulla, New South Wales Australia
Mark Occhilupo, the famous professional surfer and world champion made Cronulla beach a famous surf spot. The beach features a long stretch of sand, extending from Boat Harbor to North Cronulla. Alley is a reef break between north and south Cronulla.
The best wind direction is from the east and the best swell direction is from the southeast, east. The spot is appropriate for experienced surfers.
You can explore the waves with swell sizes from less than 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 2 m/6 ft. The best tide movement is rising tide and the best tide position is all tides. The ideal period for surfing is in summer or early autumn because the average water temperature is 21°C/69.8°F.
Watch out for rocks and rips. Finally, visitors can enjoy the magnificent view of the sea in one of the many cafes and restaurants that lie on the streets around the beach.
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.