13th Beach Surf Report 20.10.17

13th Beach Surf Report…20.10.17 Cylinders…the joys of spring are now upon us….be strong…bust out your self-help books…meditation, yoga and even colonic cleansing have all been reputedly helpful for the impending stress of onshore great weather days…I’ve found chicken burrito bowls with a sparkling mineral water from the French Alps absolutely irrelevant to this dire situation, though I do like the notion of a little French in all our lives…hold that thought, I will think about this a little more…though I digress…smallish 2ft onshore choppy horrible swell at 13th and townies…expected to build during the day but still horrible….maybe Lorne but that’s probably optimistic…Saturday will be westerly at 13K’s and 4ft…looking way too cross shore for 13th and townies…maybe an early at Posso’s before the expected onshore by 11.00am….then maybe Pt Road Knight or Lorne…Sunday will be west to south west at 16K’s and 4 to 5ft…13th and townies will be large and messy…ditto Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…have an escargot for me when you hit Lorne…Monday will be west to south west at 11K’s and 3 to 4ft…ditto above….Tuesday will be west to north west at 7k’s and 2ft…fairly clean at 13th and townies…expected onshore by mid morn….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 16.10.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report 16.10.17 Beacon High Tide 9.25am Low Tide 2.39pm…a morning of pretty clean surf at 3ft or so on the pulses…north to north east at 5K’s and a crowd out at Beacon…5…a tad fat and banks shifting…so find a bank and have a paddle…13th or townies…expected onshore by 2.00pm….Tuesday will be north to north east at 15K’s and 2ft…a day for the logs and fat fish…offshore all day…have a paddle and enjoy the warm weather….Wednesday will be north to north east at 21K’s and 2ft…almost a carbon copy of Tuesday…more logging action it seems…offshore all day at 13th and townies….Thursday will be north west at 12K’s and 2ft…clean small fun waves at 13th and townies…the early bird scores because it’s expected to be onshore by 11.00am….Friday will be south to south west at 14K’s and 3ft….onshore on a building swell…best option of a clean protected wave will be Pt Road Knight and Lorne me thinks…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

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