Bodyboarding in Yanchep Beach, Perth, Western Australia Australia

Ideal Tide Position:
Mid Tide
Best Wind Direction:
East, Northeast
Perth is the capital city of Western Australia, located on the Swan River. The climate here is classified as Mediterranean, with hot and dry summers and cool and wet winters. Immerse yourself in the unique combination of stunning natural surroundings, beautiful beaches with clear waters, greenery park-lands and outstanding city architecture that attract visitors all year long.

Yanchep beach apart from an interesting dive site, is also a sand-bar that provides with the right conditions for surfing and body-boarding. Offshore winds blow from the east, northeast and the ideal swell direction is from the west, southwest. Here you are able to explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1.5 m-2 m/5 ft-6 ft and holds up to 4 m/12 ft.

In addition, the best tide position is mid tide and the ideal tide movement is rising tide. Furthermore, the spot is suitable for body-boarders of all levels. It should be mentioned that, you will have much competition for waves here, as it is a crowded site with many surfers and body-boarders.

Last but not least, the location provides a number of facilities, including a large car park and a kiosk. Note: be careful of rips.