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Great Ocean Road Surfing

Victoria > Victoria
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Victoria is the southern extent of the Australian mainland, hemmed in by the angry waters of Bass Strait and the Tasman Sea, but perfectly situated to receive the mountainous swells from the Southern Ocean. The Great Ocean Rd twists torturously atop cliffs overlooking an eroded coast of limestone cliffs, sea stacks and caves, where a plethora of beach, reef and pointbreaks unload in a pristine and uncrowded environment. Since the early 60?s, Torquay and Bells Beach have become a surfing epicentre, being home to leading surfwear manufacturers, Quiksilver and Rip Curl, plus the site of the longest running contest and the only Surfing Recreation Reserve on the planet. Victoria has many other quality surfing locations like Wilsons Promontory, Philip Island and the Mornington Peninsula, but it is the Great Ocean Road that is the focus of attention. This 340km (210mi) scenic drive W of Melbourne, is a surfers dream as it passes the many right point breaks that line both sides of Cape Otway.
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14 - 24°C
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13 - 21°C
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9 - 16°C
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8 - 14°C
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9 - 16°C
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12 - 21°C
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+ Consistent swell
+ Dominant offshore winds
+ Big-wave right pointers
+ Spectacular scenery
- Unpredictable weather
- Cool water year round
- Summer flat spells
- Crowded breaks
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  Forecast Surf Report Stormrider Guide
Guide icon Forecast icon Johanna Star Star Star Grey Star Grey Star 11ft 14secs 230° 13mph Light Showers Possible No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Uneven Reef and Sand 10
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S - W North Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Apollo Bay Star Star Star Star Star 11ft 14secs 230° 13mph Light Showers Possible No Reports Available. Right Pier, Groyne or Jetty Uneven Reef and Sand 10
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SE - SW Westerly Low Tide Only
Guide icon Forecast icon Lorne Star 0ft 0secs 0° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. Right Submerged Reef Uneven Reef and Sand 12
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E - SW South Westerly Low to Mid Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Anglesea Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Bells Beach Star Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. Right Pointbreak Rock Ledge 18
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SE - SW North Westerly Mid to High Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Torquay Star Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Uneven Reef and Sand 6
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SE - SW North Westerly Low to Mid Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Warrnambool Star Star Star Grey Star Grey Star 8ft 15secs 222° 9mph Light Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Winkipop Star Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. Right Submerged Reef Uneven Reef 15
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S - W North Westerly Mid to High Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Mallacoota Grey Star 3.5ft 8secs 69° 15mph Light Showers No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Cape Conran Grey Star 4.5ft 5secs 225° 26mph Light Rain No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Lake Tyers 3.5ft 5secs 219° 21mph Light Rain No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Wilsons Promontory Grey Star Grey Star 2ft 14secs 231° 20mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Wonthaggi Star Grey Star Grey Star 3ft 14secs 229° 10mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Ocean Grove Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Point Lonsdale Star Grey Star Grey Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Jan Juc Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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SE - SW North Westerly Low to Mid Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Point Addis Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Hut Gulley (Guvvos) Star Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Point Roadknight Star Star Star 4.5ft 13secs 235° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. Right Pointbreak Sand 12
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SE - SW Westerly Low to Mid Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Fairhaven Star Star Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Wye River Star Star Star 8.5ft 14secs 235° 7mph Clear No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 8
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S - SW North Westerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Castle Cove Star Star Star Grey Star Grey Star 11ft 14secs 230° 13mph Light Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Princetown Star Star Star Grey Star Grey Star 12ft 15secs 228° 5mph Clear No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Port Fairy Star Star Star Star Star 8ft 15secs 222° 9mph Light Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Discovery Bay Star Star Star Grey Star Grey Star 13ft 15secs 229° 5mph Clear No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Thirteenth Beach Star Grey Star Grey Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Rock Ledge and Sand 12
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SE - SW North Easterly Low to Mid Tide
Guide icon Forecast icon Portsea Star Grey Star Grey Star 3.5ft 13secs 233° 14mph Brief Showers Possible No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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