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Surfing in May’s Point, Tasmania, Tasmania Australia

Offshore Winds:
Southwest
Skill Level:
Experienced
Tasmania is Australian island state, located at 240 km/150 mi in southeast of Australia's mainland. The island of Tasmania is an ideal destination, as it offers a diverse vegetation with many unique flora and fauna species, dense forests, pristine beaches and ideal weather conditions to perform your favorite extreme activity. The state's capital is Hobart.

If surfing is your addiction, then Tasmania is your holiday spot. May’s Point is a sheltered point break. Offshore winds blow from the southwest and the ideal swell direction is from the south, southwest. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m/3 ft and holding up to 2.5 m/8 ft. The best tide movement is rising tide and the ideal tide position is low tide only.

In summer, the wind blows offshore at 32%, in autumn the wind blows at 36%, in winter at 31% and in spring at 33%. The site is suitable for experienced surfers. Keep in mind that, the best period for waves is winter when the average maximum sea temperature is 12°C/53.6°F. Last but not least, May’s Point is usually crowded during weekends. Note: watch out for rocks and localism.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Hobart
22.9km/14.4mi, 26mins
Head southeast on Murray St to Bathurst St. Turn left into Macquarie St/A6. Slight left at Brooker Ave/A6 (signs for National Highway 1/Glenorchy/Launceston). At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit to Liverpool St/A3. Continue to follow the A3. Take the South Arm Hwy/B33 to Mornington / Warrane / Rokeby Go through 3 roundabouts. Turn left into Bayview Rd. Turn left on Bayside Drive
BY AIR
Hobart International Airport,
18.8km/11.1miles 22mins
BY TRAIN

The spot is not accessible by train.

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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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