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Latitude: 33° 38.86' S
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Bilgola Beach is nestled in between Avalon and Newport Beach.Go to bilgola beach car park look behind the pool there are about 3 breaks which are all god but bowles is usually the most northern one behind the pool. Rock off or paddle out and around the pool.
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name billy Bowles
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful, Fun
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthShort (< 50m)
Good swell directionNorth, South, SouthEast, East, NorthEast
Good wind directionNorth, NorthWest, West, SouthWest, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movement
Week-end crowdFew surfers
- Rips / undertow
- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)
This is a good wave for body boards and surfboards but get pretty shallow and sucky on dead low.
Rocks hollow rock leadge peak! dont miss it!
Totally epic! uncrowded hollow barrel! you beauty!
By Soul5 , 26-10-2009
Reefs off the pool - Hey guys i surf billy and dive it fair often jus wanted to let any of u that care know that out round summa the reefs of the pool there have been some really heavy duty shipping ropes caught up round the reed heads. Thought give ya the heads up keep an eye on ur m8s if u get tangled in em ull be in trouble we pulled 10m out the few weeks ago wile skindiving could barley cut it with big knives jus keep an eye on em no doubt they will slowly wash out or make their way onta the beach
By Jansac , 10-05-2009
Leave the point to the pro - My name is Jansac and i have been chargin bowles all my life. Every wave i get starts with a sucky barrel that fattens out and then throws out a sick ars bowl. I am a comp bodyboarder and a hell shredder so just fuck off and leave bowles to the pros....like me!!!
By Anonymous , 18-01-2009
wats with the flippin crane.... - the crane sitting on the headland that has been there for the past 6 moonths and moves maybe once a week...
i feel fir the peoples houses who have had their view obstructed by this big metal piece o' crap.
BILGOLA IS THE SHIT.
AVALON IS SHIT
(not really, but for the amount of guys out....)
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