Victoria is the second-smallest state of Australia. It borders with New South Wales to the north and Tasman Sea to the east. The unique combination of spectacular coastline, pristine beaches, numerous national parks, dense forests and mountains attract visitors all year long and offer a plethora of activities to sport lovers. Melbourne, Victoria's capital and one of the most populous cities in Australia, lies on the Yarra River and around the shores of Port Phillip Bay.
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Surfing in Rebounds, Tasmania, Tasmania Australia
There is a vast number of great surf breaks close to Hobart. Rebounds is a beach break close to the Wedge surf site. Offshore winds blow from the north and the ideal swell direction is from the south, southwest. Here you can explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m/3 ft and holding up to 2 m/6 ft.
The best tide movement is rising and falling tides and the ideal tide position is low and mid tide. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 59%, in autumn the wind blows at 53%, in winter at 50% and in spring at 59%. The site is suitable surfers of all levels. Rebounds, as the name implies, works best when swell bounces off the cliff. The best period for waves is winter when the average maximum sea temperature is 12°C /53.6°F.
Finally, apart from surfing you can visit Hobart as it offers a variety of accommodation options, exquisite restaurants, trendy cafes and bars. Note: watch out for rips and localism.