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Topic: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland
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Topic: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland
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Andy

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RE: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland

No, it doesn't suck at all, you just have to change your attitude.
If you are a serious Ocean person, not just surf obsessed tosser, you will enjoy some of the best snorkellin/diving in the world.
Did anyone mention to you that the climate is awesome.
Yeah, forget about surfing for a couple of years but have a great time anyway.

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Alex

RE: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland

I lived in townsville for around a year due to work reasons, One coment_ Its a hole of a joint with no waves forget maggie or cyclones. I live on the sunny coast now its not the best but we get some fun waves here and there.

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manz

RE: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland

hey, strange but its true, ive scored sum epic waves on magnetic island, during cyclone season, spent 2yrs on the island and got my fair share of waves. 5-6 ft, on occassions.just gotta pray for what no one else wants, the cyclones

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Kelly

10 places to surf in the world

please will you give me your top 10 places you think are brilliant to go surfing the world



By:

punker

RE: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland

Gah, I too am looking at moving to townsville in a few months for study. I had been told there were good waves if you looked for em, but after reading all this... bollocks.
How far a trek are we talkin for a wave, reaslistically ?

By:

Voz

RE: is there any good places to surf near townsville, Queensland

Byfield State Forest North of Rockhampton, Five Rocks does get surf, Sometimes

By:

Peter

Yes you can !!!

I been living up here for 3 years, there is surf but the conditions must be right. Head to the other side of Maggie island. The chopper the conditions are heading over there.The more likely you can get a descent wave. long boards are the best. I had a truly epic session last Sunday. my wave count was huge, the water temp is a amazing just keep a eye out for the usal things like sharks, croc, stingers...ect ect.

Just get out there.


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