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Surfing in Avalon Beach, Avalon, New South Wales Australia

Type:
Reef Break
Swell size:
from 3ft/1m to 10ft/3m
Skill Level:
Experienced Surfers
Avalon is a suburb in northern Sydney, at about 35 km/114 ft north of Sydney's CBD (Central Business District). According to myths, Avalon was the final resting place of the legendary King Arthur.

The north side of the beach attracts surfers of all levels. The south side of the beach, also known as Little Avalon, has totally different surf characteristics. To begin with, it is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf at all stages of the tide. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from 3 ft (1 m) to 10 ft (3 m). The best tide movement is low and mid tide.

Ideal wind direction is from the southwest and best swell direction is from the northeast. In summer the wind blows offshore at 11%, in autumn the wind blows at 14%, in winter at 10% and in spring at 9%. This spot can produce good waves all year long and it is suitable for more experienced surfers. The average water temperature is about 21ºC/69.8ºF. Watch out for rips, rocks, urchins and sharks.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Sydney
34.7km/21.9mi, 45mins
Head north on George St towards Angel Pl.Turn left on Grosvenor St.Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Harbour Bridge and enter the Bradfield Hwy. Keep right at the fork and enter the Warringah Freeway / Metroad 1Take exit Military Road on the right Metroad 10 to Mosman / Manly. Turn right on Military Rd. Continue to Spit Rd / Metroad 10 (signs for Manly / Brookvale). Continue to follow the Metroad 10. Turn right on Pittwater Rd / Metroad 10. Continue straight on Pittwater Rd / Metroad 10. Open strofidexia to stay on Pittwater Rd / Metroad 10 Continue to follow the Pittwater Rd. Continue towards Barrenjoey Rd.
BY AIR
Sydney airport,
50.5km/31.6miles 58mins drive

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BOOKING REQUEST
Rafting & Outdoor activities, Queensland
/ Australia, Queensland, Tully River

Summer/Autumn 2016-2017

Asia/Oceania

December – AUSTRALIA

River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.

Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.

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