13th Beach Surf Report 22.09.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report…22.09.17….Beacon….High Tide 1.41pm…Low Tide 7.04am…a clean morn of fun waves at 2ft or so on the pulses…maybe 3ft…light north to north east at 7K’s and expected offshore all day…find a bank and enjoy the solace before the holidays kick in….Saturday will be northerly at 9K’s and 3ft…more clean fun waves at 13th and townies…offshore most of the day until 4.00pm when a brisk west to southwester kicks in…Sunday will be north west at 35K’s and 5 to 6ft…solid windy offshore waves at 13th and townies…finding banks to hold this swell maybe challenging…Beacon will fire but me thinks the reefs from Posso’s to Bells will be firing too….Monday will be west to north west at 16K’s and 5ft…a load of westerly aspect in this swell…maybe too cross shore for 13th and townies…me thinks again the reefs from Posso’s to Bells will fire…Tuesday will be north west at 11K’s and 3ft…clean head high surf at 13th and townies….expected onshore by 1.00pm…mmm…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 18.09.17 Boings

13th Beach Surf Report…… 18.09.17 …..Boings…. High Tide 9.57am  Low Tide 3.05pm….A howling offshore at present with a north to northwester at 35k’s or so and a very small swell at 1 to 2ft…uber clean and a day for the log…hardly anyone around today…13th or townies will be fun….Tuesday will be west to south west at 25K’s and 5ft…a new swell is expected but onshore surf conditions….maybe Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Wednesday will be north to north west at 11K’s and 4 to 5ft…clean quality surf at 13th and townies…good surf on the reefs too from Posso’s to Bells….Thursday will be northerly at 25K’s and 3ft…more clean fun waves at 13th and townies…go surfing….Friday will be north west at 4K’s and 3ft…good clean waves at 13th and townies…expected easterly by 1.00pm…mmm….stay upright andmake a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 16.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report 16.09.17 Cylinders…High Tide 7.37am Low Tide 12.48pm…a howling onshore from the southwest at 35K’s and a messy 6ft swell on the open beaches…protected breaks east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Sunday will be north west at 11K’s and 4ft…looks like being more settled at 13th and townies…clean waves all day…quality surf too on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells….Monday will be northerly at 35K’s and 4ft…more primo offshore surf conditions at 13th and townies….very windy but that’s life….Tuesday will be westerly at 21K’s and 6 to 8ft…super strong cross shore surf early at 13th and townies…maybe Raffamea Bay first thing before an expected early onshore by 10.00am…west to southwester at 25K’s….think east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Wednesday will be north west at 10K’s and 5ft…clean and solid surf early at 13th and townies…will drop in size in the arvo back to 3ft…quality surf on the reefs too from Posso’s to Bells….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

Cheyne Horan Circa 1984

Cheyne Horan a surfer journey man who challenged the perceived norms of surf design and lifestyle. circa 1984

13th Beach Surf Report Cylinders 08.09.17

13th Beach Surf Report 08.09.17 Cylinders….High Tide 1.45pm Low Tide 7.03am…tis hard to get excited this morn with a really junky west to southwester at 15K’s and a very messy 4ft or so swell…its expected to build more during the day….me thinks a nice day to load up the log or fish and seek protected waves…Fishos Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…Saturday will be westerly at 20K’s and 6ft….cross shore early at 13th and townies…Posso’s sounds a good option…expected onshore by 10.00am…Maybe Pt Road Knight and Lorne later….Sunday will be west to north west at 15K’s and 3 to 4ft…fairly clean at 13th and townies but having a westerly aspect may be problematic….onshore by 4.00pm…Monday will be northerly at 25K’s and 3ft…looks like clean fun waves at 13th and townies…go surfing….Tuesday will be northerly at 4K’s and 3ft…almost glass…mmm…we have to have some of that…light onshore by 1.00pm but hardly affecting the quality of swell….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

Martin Potter Circa 1984

Thought we had to feature Martin Potter again…saw him surf in his hey day at 4 to 5ft junky Beacon…he is still today the fastest most radical guy I’ve ever seen out there…mmm

13th Beach Surf Report 06.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report…06.09.17….Cylinders…High Tide 12.17pm… Low Tide 6.30pm….still super strong winds on the open beaches with a westerly at 25 to 30k’s and a large unruly swell around 6 to 8ft, all roads lead to the reefs from Posso’s to Bells…experienced riders today….maybe a clean wave at Raffamea Bay on the high tide….Thursday will be west to north west at 30K’s and 6ft…still a load of westerly at 13th and townies…still reefs will be better…and of course Raffamea Bay on the high tide….Friday will be west to south west at 25K’s and 6 to 8ft…time to seek the protected points…east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Saturday will be westerly at 25K’s and 5 to 7ft…cross shore on the open beaches…Posso’s to Bells…expected onshore by late arvo west to south west….maybe Raffamea Bay again for a high tide paddle….Sunday will be west to north west at 15K’s and 4ft…fairly clean at 13th and townies…Posso’s to Bells will be good…maybe too cross shore on the open beaches…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

Johnny Boy Gomes

Johnny Boy Gomes…channeling his energy and anger into ripping the top off this wave…Circa 1984 Pic John Jones

13th Beach Surf Report 05.09.17 1st Car Park

13th Beach Surf Report…. 05.09.17 ….1st Car park… High Tide 11.26am Low Tide 5.00pm…super solid and out of control at 13th and townies…around 6 to 8ft on the pulses with a howling westerly at 35 to 40k’s….Posso’s is likely the cleanest wave with heaps of rip….Bells too for big wave legends…maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay….mmm…Wednesday will be westerly at 30K’s and 6 to 8ft…still uber solid and out of control at 13th and townies…ditto Posso’s to Bells….Raffamea Bay on the high tide….Thursday will be westerly at 35K’s and 6ft…ditto above….Friday will be south west at 30K’s and 8 to 10ft…east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…kaboom…Saturday will be westerly at 25K’s and 5 to 6ft…large and cross shore at 13th and townies…clean at Posso’s to Bells…tending west to south west at 1.00pm…think Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis,Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 04.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report…04.09.17…Cylinders….H.T 10.27am L.T 3.40pm…A solid westerly wind affect swell at 13th and townies…west to north west at 30K’s and 4 to 5ft…better wave options from Posso’s to Bells…maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay if the banks comply…Tuesday will be west to north west at 35K’s and 6 to 8ft…still likely too much westerly aspect on the open beaches….experienced surfers will head to the reefs…build to 10ft in the arvo….mmm…Wednesday will be westerly at 35K’s and 8 to 10ft…still way too cross shore for 13th and townies…Posso’s to Bells for the big wave riders…Raffamea Bay on the high tide for smaller wave legends….Thursday will be west to north west at 25K’s and 6ft…again likely to much westerly aspect on the open beaches…then the swell kicks to a ginormous 8 to 10ft and expected 15ft over night…I hope the wooden steps on the beaches are all bolted down properly….erosion 101…Friday will be 10 to 12ft with a south to southwester at 35K’s ….tis likely secret spots will have waves….east of townies…Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….seek and ye shall find….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co