Right now there are thousands of waves breaking on beaches all around Australia. Some will be a tempting 4ft, over white sand, in crystal clear water, others will be a bone crunching 10ft, grinding over shallow reefs, and scaring the hell out of all in sight. That is the magic of Australia's coastline. It's diversity and enormity. This guide will get you to all those places and provide you with plenty of essential information and a good laugh along the way. It's a real surfer's travel guide.
In-depth wave descriptions for every major surf break in Australia.
A comprehensive accommodation, food and party guide, as well as flat day fun activities.
Surf survival techniques, road-trip planning, 4wd tips, advice on buying second hand cars and weather forecasting.
It also has other essential information such as a beer guide and a complete healthy travel section to keep you fit for the surf. There's enough information to keep the most intrepid travellers satisfied.
I've been surfing in Australia for the past 35 years and it got me to waves I've never heard of. Great beer guide too!
Ross Clarke-Jones Australian big wave surfer, surf explorer & tow-in pioneer.
It's the ultimate travel guide, every surfer should have one Tracks Magazine It sends the right message to surf exploration: adventure, caring for the environment and to have a good time Surfrider Foundation