Point Cartwright Spot Guide

About Point Cartwright

Point Cartwright is a challenging right-hander that handles solid overhead swells. rideable on all tides, it breaks on just about any swell with an easterly direction. It can also handle south or southwest winds. At its best it can be a hollow, tubing setup.

Source: Point Cartwright Surf Guide

Ability Level

Intermediate - advanced

Beg Int Adv

Intermediate to advanced

Local Vibe

Doable

Welcoming Intimidating

Humility and respect appreciated.

Crowd Factor

Moderate

Mellow Heavy

Moderate

Spot Rating

Fun

Poor Perfect

Usually above average and gets good quite often.

Shoulder Burn

Medium

Light Exhausting

Must paddle across channel to get to point break. Also can be a long paddle back up the point on bigger days.

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

Clean most of the time

Additional Information

Hazards

Watch out for boats coming and going in the channel.

Access

Beach car park

Bring Your

Shortboard, longboard, fish

Seabed

Rock, sand

Best Season

Summer and cyclone season

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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