H.T 4.20 pm L.T 9.45 am… Virtually no wind early this morn and still super warm…the swell is wind affected from early this morn and around 2ft…maybe a dribble down on the beachies for those needing to get wet…it’s expected to swing onshore proper by 11.00 am…so worth keeping an eye on it before that…Friday will be south to south east at 15K’s and 4ft…junky onshore surf at 13th and townies…looks like a good day to go to work….Saturday will be east to north east at 15K’s and 4 to 5ft…looks like a large potentially nasty swell at 13th and townies…likely hard work for intermediate and inexperienced surfers…expected onshore cross shore by 2.00 pm…Sunday will be westerly at 7K’s and 3ft…light cross shore at 13th and townies…mmm…Posso’s maybe a good option this morn….Monday will be northerly at 5K’s and 3ft…clean surf from 8 till 2.00 pm…13th or townies should be good fun….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co
Wes Laine , one of the most fluid and stylish surfers of the 80’s . Wes turned pro in 1979 and was ranked 9th in the world in 1983/1985. At 6.4 and 170lb he was masterful in the solid Hawaiian waves at Off the Wall and Backdoor. Noted for his bright surfboards and wetsuits that were part of the 80’s surf scene. Photo credit Aaron Chang/swell
H.T 2.40 pm L.T 8.15 am …Very small clean surf at 13th and townies on a low tide…banks are struggling but still a nice day to bust out the log or SUP or belly board and hit the water, going to be a lovely warm autumn day….expected east to south east by around 2.00 pm…Wednesday will be northerly at 35K’s and 3ft…clean fun waves all day at 13th and townies…mmm….might be a good day to ditch work and forget the pay rise or bonus…Thursday will be northerly at 30K’s and 3ft…clean surf early but expected onshore 11.00 am…early bird gets da barrel me thinks…Friday will be south east at 15K’s and 3ft…junky onshore surf at 13th and townies…uninspiring…keep on the tools….Saturday will be north east at 10K’s and 3ft….clean fun waves all day at 13th and townies…go surfing and soak up the wonderful autumnesque vibe…warm water and a top of 32 degrees…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co
High Tide 1.45 pm L.T 7.15 am…A sea breeze this morn from the south at 10K’s and a very weak 2ft swell…no options today but when the cloud burns off it will be a super autumn day…so let’s enjoy…Tuesday will be north to north east at 4K’s and 2ft…a very weak swell again but cleaning up from 8.00am onwards to 2.00pm…ideal for log or SUP me thinks…13th or townies…your choice…Wednesday will be northerly at 30K’s and 3ft…a howling clean offshore most of the day…will be a fun day of surf…13th and townies…mmm…Thursday will be northerly at 30K’s and 3ft…a window of clean surf early at 13th and townies…onshore by 11.00am…go surfing….Friday will be south east at 15K’s and 3 to 4ft…an onshore day of surf…best to keep working me thinks…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co.
H.T 12.40pm L.T 6.05 am…A pretty windy east to southeaster at 25K’s and 2ft…super mild weather conditions and it’s expected to swing offshore by 11.00 am till 2.00 pm…mmm…strange but possible…so keep an eye on conditions to see if that eventuates…it’s expected to swing onshore again by 2.00 pm…mmm…Monday will be south west at 4K’s and 2ft…a dribbly weak onshore at 13th and townies….time for some retail therapy in Barwon heads…Tuesday will be north to north east at 3k’s and 2ft…clean small waves till an onshore by 2.00 pm….ideal day for the Fish’ log or SUP…soak up that sunshine peoples…Wednesday will be northerly at 30K’s and 3ft…a stiff blowy offshore at 13th and townies…go surfing it’s gonna be good fun….Thursday will be north to north west at 9K’s and 3ft…clean surf in the morn till 11.00 am when the onshores expected to kick in…this weather is amazing…Stay Upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co
Jimmy Blears Jnr…A champion surfer of the 70’s who charged Pipeline. A finalist at the Smirnoff and the Duke. In 1972 he won the world title. A well respected waterman and lifeguard on the north shore for many years. His father was the renowned Lord Jimmy Blears, also a legendary figure in surfing. Photo credit Jeff Divine 1971.
Here’s Mick and his new custom 6.0 Rasta Quadramania, custom glass…tiger double bleed with Gloss finish. All handcrafted with loads of love….Rasta Surf Co
Dewey Weber , an iconic surfer of the 50’s and 60’s with a progressive aggressive style. Unbeknownst too many , he was a champion at yoyo and wrestling. At 5’3″ and 130lbs he was sponsored by Manhattan board maker Dale Velzy as a kid and nicknamed” the little man on wheels”.Weber was an early pioneer to surf Hawaii too. Dewey Weber went onto establish several successful surf shops with the help of Harold Iggy a surfboard designer/shaper. from 1966 to 1967 they sold around 10,000 performer model long boards. Since his passing,Dewey’s wife and children, Shea and Corey still run the Dewey Weber surf store in San Clemente. Photo credit Dewey Weber and Leroy Grannis