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Latitude: 34° 18.471' S
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At Austinmer beach there are two pools Austi pools is right behind the pools.
DistanceIn the city
WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessPaddle > 20mn or Boat
Alternative name Austi pools
Wave qualityRegional Classic
BottomReef (coral,sharp rocks etc..) with sand
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful, Fun
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionSouthEast, East, NorthEast
Good wind directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week crowdFew surfers
Week-end crowdFew surfers
- Rips / undertow
- Shark protected
By Anonymous , 08-06-2008
hazchem - austi pools hasnt pumped this side of the millenium. the beach is crowded as fuck on wkends and even if you do get a park the local boys will make sure you struggle gettin a wave...hate this joint.
By Quicksilver ,,|,,(O'_'O),,|,, , 12-03-2007
Amazing Facts on Austinmear - This is the truth:1) There are no sharks, it is shark protected.2) There is always a wave to catch.3) It does get a little crowded on weekends.4) There are no angry locals, it is a family spot.5) Don't bash the people who drop in because they arelike 5 yrs old and don't know any better, and their dads will probably smack you the fuck out, I would!6) Some of the chick lifesavers are freaking hot!Austinmear is a family beach you idiots, there is no point trying to protect it because everyone already knows about it. If you go down there with an attitude you probably WILL get fucked up, by a group of angry fathers. Go there to relax and have fun and you will have a great day. Don't be a dick.
By P-man the local , 28-03-2006
austi goes good - yeh austis good in its day but doesnt really work that much. the locals are legends who are also great surfers, but arent worried about lettin tourists know when they are not welcome.if ur visiting the key is RESPECT!!!!!!!!
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