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Latitude: 32° 36.051' S
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Behind the southern groyne of the Dawesville Channel. and next to the dawsville cut
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Hard to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessPaddle > 20mn or Boat
Alternative name issues
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
BottomSandy with rock
PowerFast, Powerful, Ledgey
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthShort (< 50m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West
Good wind directionSouthEast, East
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide position
Best tide movement
Week-end crowdFew surfers
- Rips / undertow
Park up where the fishing guys usually are and jump out and climb down the groyne(the climb is pretty rough)
its never packed because of the dangers. There are no life guards ever there so if you get into trouble, there are only the locals tht can save ya, so be careful and polite and don't do anything silly. but it a cool break and your guaranteed to get air,and most of the time barreled.
This spot cranks during summer and is heavy as on a good swell. not so good in winter but a lot more danger involved as the winter swell is generally heavier
By Anonymous , 11-11-2012
Sloppy and crowded - Surfed this the other day. Banks aren't even working and there is already 20+ people out here.. will get even worse over summer with all the frothing groms over this joint. Don't bother with it. Much better breaks a short drive away.
By Big'ole , 27-07-2010
The fabulous Mr X - you tweekers look out for my 2pound star sinkers... for 23yrs i been fishin wedgies n I caught my first flipper last weeken...
By Anonymous , 16-07-2010
- Whoever wrote the description for the wedge is hell wrong, the wedge is always packed with locals especially during summer and can be hard to get a wave, in winter it can get massive and its not rare to see pros out, ive seen kim feast out numerous times. For the wedge to be uncrowded it has to be small swell with no wind at all
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