About Emerald Beach

Emerald Beach another of those spots that is largely dependent on the health of the area’s sandbars. It can see some good lefts and does alright even when the north winds start to blow.

Source: Emerald Beach Surf Guide

Ability Level

All Abilities

Beg Int Adv

Beginner to advanced depending on size

Local Vibe

Doable

Welcoming Intimidating

Always show respect

Crowd Factor

Mellow

Mellow Heavy

Light

Spot Rating

Poor

Poor Perfect

Typically a below average spot but sometimes gets fun

Shoulder Burn

Light

Light Exhausting

Light

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

Clean

Additional Information

Hazards

Rocks, sharks, currents

Access

Beach car park

Bring Your

Shortboard, fish

Seabed

Sand, rock

Best Season

Winter

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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