Chandeleur Islands are a barrier of islands situated about an hour southeast from Venice, Louisiana, USA. They are a chain of uninhabited islands of about 50 mi/80 km long in the Gulf of Mexico. The islands are a part of the Breton National Wildlife Refuge and the easternmost point of the Louisiana state. Chandeleur Islands are known as being an important migrating spot for a lot of birds, traveling south, a forest wildlife area and also a prime marsh.
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Surfing in Second Reef, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria Australia
Mornington Peninsula lies to the southeast of Melbourne, Victoria’s capital city. It is surrounded by Western Port to the east and Port Phillips to the west. There is a vast number of great surf sites all along this section. Point Leo is a small city that boasts for more than seven surf breaks in its foreshore. Second Reef is a reef break with very reliable surf. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 3 m/10 ft.
The best tide movement is rising tide and the ideal tide position is mid and high tide. Offshore winds blow from the northwest and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 24%, in autumn the wind blows at 45%, in winter at 58% and in spring at 39%. The spot is suitable for surfers of all levels.
Second Reef is usually crowded during weekends. Keep in mind that, the best periods for waves is in autumn and winter, while during summer months the swell is often smaller. Note: watch out for sharks and rocks.
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.