Surfing in Phillip Island, Australia
About 2 hours drive from Melbourne is the surfing treasure called Phillip Island, Australia. This is a great place to escape the crowds and experience wild open ocean surfing.
Break Type: Beach
Ambience: Big wide open beach. It's very exposed to the elements so if it's a windy or rainy day expect to really feel the weather here. On a nice day, you can;t beat it and your non-surf companions will love it here.
Main Surf Spot: Surfers Beach
Link to current conditions:
Public Parking: Yes. Park here. There is a parking fee. Or you can find street parking.
Public Showers: No.
Public Restrooms: No.
Transportation: Need a car.
Nearest Airport: Melbourne (MEL)
Alternative Surf Spots
Smiths Beach. This isn't much of a surf spot but if you have kids and if Surfer's Beach is too windy and big, this is a good alternative beach. Park here. Public Restrooms in parking lot.