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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaya surfboard in Macaroni, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Anson Bay, Norfolk Island

Australia, Norfolk Island

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Located on the Northwestern tip of Norfolk Island Anson Point is one of several spots on the island however it is the only point break and usually only works in winter ... can hold a big swell
and is a left hand version of Greenmount/Kirra
on the Gold Coast ... watch out for sea snakes
on the reef!

English (Translate this text in English): Located on the Northwestern tip of Norfolk Island Anson Point is one of several spots on the island however it is the only point break and usually only works in winter ... can hold a big swell<br />and is a left hand version of Greenmount/Kirra<br />on the Gold Coast ... watch out for sea snakes<br />on the reef!

English (Translate this text in English): Located on the Northwestern tip of Norfolk Island Anson Point is one of several spots on the island however it is the only point break and usually only works in winter ... can hold a big swell&lt;br &#47;&gt;and is a left hand version of Greenmount&#47;Kirra&lt;br &#47;&gt;on the Gold Coast ... watch out for sea snakes&lt;br &#47;&gt;on the reef!

English (Translate this text in English): Located on the Northwestern tip of Norfolk Island Anson Point is one of several spots on the island however it is the only point break and usually only works in winter ... can hold a big swell&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;and is a left hand version of Greenmount&amp;#47;Kirra&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;on the Gold Coast ... watch out for sea snakes&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;on the reef!

DistanceTake a car

Walk

Easy to find?OK

Public access?

Special accessBy plane only

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Anson Bay

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypePoint-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy with rock

PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful, Ledgey

Normal lengthShort (&lt; 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell direction

Good wind direction

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft

Best tide positionMid tide

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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Dangers

- Urchins
- Rips / undertow
- Rocks
- Sharks

 Additional Information

You got to get there first ... Norfold Island is
a good place to visit during World War 111. Totally isolated in the northern Tasman Sea, Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia is used to be a penal colony and
home to pirates from the Mutiny on the Bounty.

English (Translate this text in English): You got to get there first ... Norfold Island is<br />a good place to visit during World War 111. Totally isolated in the northern Tasman Sea, Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia is used to be a penal colony and<br />home to pirates from the Mutiny on the Bounty.

English (Translate this text in English): You got to get there first ... Norfold Island is&lt;br &#47;&gt;a good place to visit during World War 111. Totally isolated in the northern Tasman Sea, Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia is used to be a penal colony and&lt;br &#47;&gt;home to pirates from the Mutiny on the Bounty.

English (Translate this text in English): You got to get there first ... Norfold Island is&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;a good place to visit during World War 111. Totally isolated in the northern Tasman Sea, Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia is used to be a penal colony and&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;home to pirates from the Mutiny on the Bounty.

Atmosphere

1500 miles from the nearest land.

English (Translate this text in English): 1500 miles from the nearest land.

English (Translate this text in English): 1500 miles from the nearest land.

English (Translate this text in English): 1500 miles from the nearest land.

General

You can island fever very quickly.

English (Translate this text in English): You can island fever very quickly.

English (Translate this text in English): You can island fever very quickly.

English (Translate this text in English): You can island fever very quickly.

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Anson bay
Australia

Anson bay
Australia

Anson bay
Australia

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Australia

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By Anonymous , 04-04-2008

Norfolk rocks - I was there last year, mental surf at slaughter bay. only one good day at anson. I loved it over there. great surf cheap alcohol, great locals and when the surfs off the fishing is better than oz.

By Anonymous , 17-11-2006

norfolk - i lived there for three years and a few spots to check are bumboras, munna's (kingston reef), ball bay and cemetry bay (which is absootely nuts at low tide so preferably high tide unles your on the boogs) yeah so just check em out coz they're fucken awesome!!!

By acdray@aapt.net.au , 02-10-2006

thanks johnno - Got your info from wannasurf / Norfolk.Thanks for the info, going over in 2 weeks I hope I get to surf Anson’s?If you can tell me about any other breaks, it would be much appreciated.From Bert.

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