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Latitude: 34° 53.942' S
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About 10 minutes drive out of Corny Point and you will reach Berry Bay. You drive via a dirt road and there are a few spots to camp on the cliff. You will know when you're there when you hear the waves breaking. If you don't see a yellow sign warning you about rips at the start of the steps you're in the wrong spot. Walk down the wooden steps and paddle out.
WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name Corny Point
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell direction
Good wind direction
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+
Best tide position
Best tide movement
Week-end crowdFew surfers
Berry Bay is usually alright for rips and undertows but can have a dangerous rip dragging you out and around the rocks about 200 metres west of the break. You can feel it trying to pull you out after a set of waves. 80% of the time you will see a pack of dolphins which is good to get a picture or two of. The waves are pumping pretty much all the time very rare to find it flat.
Berry Bay has given some good rides and good times.
I think its safe enough for most people. 8 year olds have been swimming when the waves are breaking.
By Tiffany.firstname.lastname@example.org , 23-05-2007
cool!! - i love berry bay!!! i used 2 live near it!! love nd miss yaz all!!!
By email@example.com , 28-02-2007
- man i used to live at yorkes regreting moving berry bay to me is a gr8 learners beach for the waves think everyone one who has been there has had a gr8 time from time to time but if ur really into the surfin head for tresspasers or ethals but dont fall at ethals it can stuff ya up pretty well i noe from experience lol well my friend does
By Anonymous , 04-01-2007
asd - Just been to yorkes for a surfing trip. No swell but berry bay had some nice rights which sectioned up. A last resort wave but still fun. Check it out when nothing is working!!
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