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Latitude: 34° 47.935' S
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Go to the town of Struisbaai by Aghulus, southern most tip of Africa. The reef is next to the harbour wall.
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name Hawe
Wave qualityRegional Classic
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionSouth, SouthEast
Good wind directionWest
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide positionDon't know
Best tide movementRising tide
Week-end crowdFew surfers
Can get very good and long under the right conditions. Needs a solid and clean southerly swell to work properly but surprises you often. Best enjoyed with no or little wind from the west.
A classic wave when on. Looooong mellow rides.
WATCH OUT FOR SHARKS HERE!
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