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Surfing in Spooks, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria Australia

Skill Level:
Experienced
Victoria is the second-smallest state of Australia. It faces 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 extreme sports lovers.

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 spots all along this section. Spooks is a little-known reef break. The best wind direction is from the north, northeast and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The site is appropriate for experienced surfers only.

The best tide movement is rising and falling tides and the ideal tide position is low and mid tide. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m-1.5 m/3 ft-5 ft and holds up to 2.5 m/8 ft. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 66%, in autumn the wind blows at 58%, in winter at 60% and in spring at 67%. Last but not least, the peninsula is famous for the variety of beaches and water-sports, the wineries and the mazes. Note: watch out for rips.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Melbourne
112km/69.1mi, 1h 29mins
Head south on Elizabeth St towards Bourke St. Take the first right onto Bourke St. Turn left at King St / National Route 79. Continue to follow the National Route 79. Slight left to merge onto the M1 to Citylink Tollway / SE Suburbs With controlled toll road. Take the Eastlink/M3 to Frankston Toll road. Take the M11. Take exit. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit on the street Jetty Rd / Route 11 heading to Melbourne Continue to follow the Jetty Rd. At the roundabout, take the first exit towards Eastbourne Rd Go through 1 roundabout. Continue toward Elizabeth Ave. Turn left at Point Nepean Rd/B110. Turn left on Hughes Rd. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit towards Melbourne Rd. Go through 2 roundabouts. Slight left at Hotham Rd. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit to Back Beach Rd. Turn left into London Bridge Rd
BY AIR
Melbourne airport,
135km/83.1miles 1h 42mins drive
BY TRAIN

Visitors can experience all Victoria’s amazing destinations 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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