Wannasurf news comment WannaSurf - Free illustrated atlas of surf spots and surfing worldwide with maps of surf spots, detailed descriptions and photos. All the best weather and forecast maps. An interactive environment provides messages, reports and data editing. https://www.wannasurf.com Mon, 22 May 2017 23:36:11 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 https://www.wannasurf.com/template/wannaskin2/images/favicon.gif Wannasurf.com logo https://www.wannasurf.com Feed provided by Wannasurf.com - Click to visit. 1975 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/old_woman/index.html We paddled over thier in 1975, just after the cyclone wind turned west and the the giant swell had just cleaned up. Henchy, Kevin, me and Smiley. All coolum locals. (where are you guys now?) We had [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/old_woman'>Old woman</a> (Sunshine Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 09 Apr 2013 05:39:22 +0100 Heavily Surfed Real Estate https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/greenmount/index.html The water from Snapper Rocks through Greenmount Point into Coolangatta and up to Kirra is some of the most heavily surfed bits of real estate in the world. There is a standing population of over 300 t [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/greenmount'>Greenmount</a> (Gold Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 23 Mar 2013 13:25:32 +0100 The truth https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/old_woman/index.html It has good waves, but very fickle, conditions need to be just right otherwise the swell can wrap around the whole Island and mess it up. Many watch and wait for it so It can get crowded when on, also [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/old_woman'>Old woman</a> (Sunshine Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 15 May 2012 22:46:52 +0100 alma sucks https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach/index.html ive surfed alma a few time. it sux. rocky, florence are better. radical and balding are the best in cyclone swells.<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach'>Magnetic island - arcadia beach</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 02 Mar 2012 01:01:16 +0100 frequency https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay/index.html florence is super fun when its on. long enough for 3 turns per wave. radical and balding get way better but they need a very special set of circumstances. in 10 years of surfing the island regularly i [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay'>Florence bay</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 02 Mar 2012 00:55:14 +0100 Definitely worth a try https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/a_bay/index.html After several years of surfing around the Sunshine Coast, I'd never surfed here before, the main reasons being the cumbersome walk to get there, and to a greater extent the fact its a nudist beach mad [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/a_bay'>A bay</a> (Sunshine Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 06 Jan 2012 12:43:03 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/noosa_ground/index.html I went here on Boxing Day, only after not being able to find a parking spot up at the national park. At 7:30 in the morning, there were clean, peeling 4ft waves with only 3 people in the line-up. I go [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/noosa_ground'>Noosa ground</a> (Sunshine Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 30 Dec 2011 11:42:59 +0100 Just my opinion https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/sunshine_beach/index.html Nice place to stay, but a bit overpriced. Surfed this break a lot over the years. The banks change a lot due to the creek outflows, and the winds here are onshore most of the time, but on the seldom [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Sunshine_Coast/sunshine_beach'>Sunshine beach</a> (Sunshine Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 30 Dec 2011 01:45:08 +0100 Where ? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay/index.html Dude I live here in Townsville,please help me out and share the stoke...? <br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay'>Florence bay</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 05 Sep 2011 13:05:04 +0100 Are you sure https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach/index.html I live in Townsville and I dont think your able to surf here. Send me a message to my in box. <br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach'>Magnetic island - arcadia beach</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 05 Sep 2011 13:02:53 +0100 Back in the day. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/north_harbour/index.html North Wall can be a great wave on its day,but for the most part it's just a bit sloppy and gutless.However I remember getting little barrels here on the odd occasion during the bigger swells.... Wait [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/north_harbour'>North harbour</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 26 Aug 2011 16:51:48 +0100 Home sweet home. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/lamberts_beach__sladepoint_mackay/index.html Ahh Lamberts my home break,caught some made waves here when I was younger.Sometimes wish I never moved away. Can get a bit of a crowd at times but always worth a paddle.I've seen sharks here numerous [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/lamberts_beach__sladepoint_mackay'>Lamberts beach sladepoint mackay</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 26 Aug 2011 16:21:57 +0100 Surf or get pissed. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach/index.html This place is not as good as Florence Bay but it does get a little break on lowtide, never surfed in a cyclone swell looked to choppy and on shore compared to Florence. On the plus side there is a rad [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/magnetic_island_-_arcadia_beach'>Magnetic island - arcadia beach</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 26 Aug 2011 14:52:44 +0100 Fuck it, there's nothing else to do. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay/index.html It's somewhat of a logistical pain in the arse to get here but it's worth it,especialy if you live in the surfing noman's land that is Townsville. Even in just a strong SE trade wind this place will [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/florence_bay'>Florence bay</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 26 Aug 2011 14:42:56 +0100 Education is over rated. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/Dolphin_Heads/index.html Yeah there are schools up here but the surf is few and far between at this place. This break works only on the biggest swells (generally cyclonic).Doesn't hold the wind swells like othe breaks around [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/Dolphin_Heads'>Dolphin Heads</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 26 Aug 2011 14:20:49 +0100 Wrong place, good beach https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/North_West/arche/index.html The icon in Google Earth is positioned on Rifle Range Beach (a dangerous beast). Kellies is further North just after Archies.<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/North_West/arche'>Arche</a> (North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 12 Aug 2011 08:41:19 +0100 tourists https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/south_stradie/index.html sreiously if your a tourist looking to surf this spot, bring you f@#King maners! i'v surfed here since i was quite young. and iv never seen it worse. i surf and have no problem with boog's, there is a [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/south_stradie'>South stradie</a> (Gold Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 24 Mar 2011 03:20:40 +0100 keen as!! https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Brisbane/boulders/index.html Gonna check out this wave on Sunday hopefully we score it good, meant to be 4ft E groundswell with favourable winds so I'm optomistic! not sure what tides it likes but will prolly get there on the low [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Brisbane/boulders'>Boulders</a> (Brisbane, Australia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 07 Mar 2011 06:06:19 +0100 Locals https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough/index.html Ive been surfing there for 10 years, i'm only 18 now but i can tell you ive never had trouble with anyone. I love the place. When you get it just right which might only happen 4 or 5 times a year, whe [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough'>Farnborough</a> (Central-Queensland, Australia) Wannasurf.com Wed, 02 Feb 2011 03:23:05 +0100 yehboii https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough/index.html holy shit, headed up big dune this morning ive been surfing there for years!! cleanest barrels i have ever seen and i have been to snapper, kalbarri, gelardton to name a few! cant beleive it how goo [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough'>Farnborough</a> (Central-Queensland, Australia) Wannasurf.com Wed, 19 Jan 2011 13:18:16 +0100 Waves at Farnborough https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough/index.html Moved to Rocky from the Sunny Coast in March and apart from that one cyclone I havn't seen a wave over 2ft. I thought surely with all the S Swell in NSW this week some would wrap in but no luck. What [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Central-Queensland/farnborough'>Farnborough</a> (Central-Queensland, Australia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 21 Sep 2010 04:43:30 +0100 Ratchet? what conditions? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/ratchet/index.html G'day zac. I was just wondering what conditions makes Ratchet good and if you need a cyclone or massive winds to get enough swell to surf ratchet. If you could tell me what conditions you need for it [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/ratchet'>Ratchet</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Sun, 12 Sep 2010 11:13:32 +0100 me https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/kirra/index.html good surf at snapper and kirra all the time. I used to live there. Nice waves on the super bank but butter box too heavy for most now as its always uncrowed. But it not such long wave you see its big [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Gold_Coast/kirra'>Kirra</a> (Gold Coast, Australia) Wannasurf.com Wed, 25 Aug 2010 07:21:19 +0100 ratshit goes good https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/ratchet/index.html i used to live in brissy and i used to boog stradbroke island and gold coast....moved up here and got told there was no surf....i'v been to ratchet afew times and its not bad. you just have to be ther [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/ratchet'>Ratchet</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 07 Aug 2010 07:29:14 +0100 what? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/Port__Douglas/index.html no offense guys but what are you talking about? i just recently moved up here thinking i was gonna have 2 give up bodyboarding but quite alot its been winds to 20-30 knots, so iv been down there afew [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Australia_Pacific/Australia/QLD/Far_North_West/Port__Douglas'>Port Douglas</a> (Far North West, Australia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 18 Jun 2010 11:33:39 +0100