Lac de Monteynard-Avignonet is an artificial water reservoir serving the Électricité de France power station of Drac Station. The reservoir is bounded by the canyons of Ebron and Drac and belongs to the Isère department. It was created in 1961after the built of a 145 m / 476 ft high dam. The reservoir is up to 10 km / 6.3 mi long and in some places reaches at 300 m / 984 ft wide. On the lake, it is often windy and wavy, something that makes it one of the best places to practice water sports.
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Wind Surfing in La Perouse, Botany Bay, New South Wales Australia
La Perouse is a very popular location among water-sports enthusiasts. Windsurfers can explore the waves with swell sizes that holds up to 4-5 ft/1.2-1.52 m. Thanks to Botany bay, you are able to windsurf in almost any wind direction, but the ideal wind direction is from the southwest. The spot is suitable for all levels of surfers.
Water temperature is up to 21°C/69.8°F in summer and during early autumn months and between 14-18°C/57.2-64.4°F in winter. The site is offshore in a northeast breeze that is up to 5 knots stronger at this spot than it is at other windsurf spots of Botany bay.
Apart from windsurfing, there is a variety of activities, attractions, restaurants and bars available along Sydney’s southern peninsula. Last but not least, take a coastal walk through the National Park and admire the amazing ocean and Botany bay views.
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.