Surfing in Anne Street Reef, Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia

Skill Level:
All Surfers
Best Wind Direction:
West, Southwest
Caloundra is located at 90 km/56 mi in the north of Brisbane CBD and it is the southernmost resort on the Sunshine Coast. With several beautiful beaches and ideal weather conditions, Caloundra is definitely a great holiday destination.

Anne Street Reef is an exposed reef break that has very reliable surf. It is a popular spot and it is suitable for surfers of all levels. Here you are able to explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m-1.5 m/3 ft-5 ft and holding up to 3 m/10 ft. The best wind direction is from the west, southwest and the ideal swell direction is from the east, southeast.

In addition, the best tide movement is rising tide and the ideal tide position is mid and high tide. The average water temperature is around 28°C/82.4°F in summer and around 20°C/68°F in winter. Keep in mind that, it is a crowded spot, especially during summer. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 6%, in autumn the wind blows at 19%, in winter at 34% and in spring at 11%.

Last but not least, apart from surfing you can enjoy coastal walks and admire amazing views, sites of historical interest and many attractions, offered in Caloundra. Note: be careful of rocks and localism.