Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.
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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.
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.