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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaya surfboard in Macaroni, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Richard's Reef

Australia, SA, York Peninsula

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 35° 13.245' S
Longitude: 136° 50.79' E

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Richard's Reef is a predominantly right hand wave which breaks on a medium sized reef and holds waves up to about 3'. It is named after Mr Richard A. Thomas who was a well known local surfer and one of the first surfers to live in the area from mid 1970's until his death in 2015.

Best winds are East to South East on a South West swell

English (Translate this text in English): Richard's Reef is a predominantly right hand wave which breaks on a medium sized reef and holds waves up to about 3'. It is named after Mr Richard A. Thomas who was a well known local surfer and one of the first surfers to live in the area from mid 1970's until his death in 2015.

Best winds are East to South East on a South West swell

English (Translate this text in English): Richard's Reef is a predominantly right hand wave which breaks on a medium sized reef and holds waves up to about 3'. It is named after Mr Richard A. Thomas who was a well known local surfer and one of the first surfers to live in the area from mid 1970's until his death in 2015.

Best winds are East to South East on a South West swell

English (Translate this text in English): Richard's Reef is a predominantly right hand wave which breaks on a medium sized reef and holds waves up to about 3'. It is named after Mr Richard A. Thomas who was a well known local surfer and one of the first surfers to live in the area from mid 1970's until his death in 2015.

Best winds are East to South East on a South West swell

DistanceWeek-end trip

WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)

Easy to find?OK

Public access?Public access

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 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeReef-rocky

DirectionRight

BottomFlat rocks with sand

PowerFast

Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Good day length

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionSouthWest

Good wind directionSouthEast, East, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 1m+ / 3ft+

Best tide positionMid tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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Dangers

- Rocks
- Sharks

 Additional Information

Park your car at the Pondalowie Bay cark park off the Browns Beach road and take the board walk over to the beach. Once on the beach walk north for half a kilometre and you'll see the break.

English (Translate this text in English): Park your car at the Pondalowie Bay cark park off the Browns Beach road and take the board walk over to the beach. Once on the beach walk north for half a kilometre and you'll see the break.

English (Translate this text in English): Park your car at the Pondalowie Bay cark park off the Browns Beach road and take the board walk over to the beach. Once on the beach walk north for half a kilometre and you'll see the break.

English (Translate this text in English): Park your car at the Pondalowie Bay cark park off the Browns Beach road and take the board walk over to the beach. Once on the beach walk north for half a kilometre and you'll see the break.

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A nice fun wave if the main break at Pondalowie becomes too crowded.

English (Translate this text in English): A nice fun wave if the main break at Pondalowie becomes too crowded.

English (Translate this text in English): A nice fun wave if the main break at Pondalowie becomes too crowded.

English (Translate this text in English): A nice fun wave if the main break at Pondalowie becomes too crowded.

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