Best Surf Spots

Best Surf Spots

The waters of the spectacular Rainbow Coast are very tempting and there are quite a few places to catch the waves! 

Ocean Beach is perfect for learning to surf.  If you're keen to learn to surf, we recommend Mike at South Coast Surfing Lessons.  Mike is an excellent teacher, great with kids!   

If you are an experienced surfer you'll find some surf to please! 

Learn to Surf Because You Can!

South Coast Surfing Lessons

Mike is an accredited instructor in surfing and bases his ocean awareness on the twenty years teaching surfing at Ocean Beach and around the world. Get a Board and Wetsuit Hire or book a Surf Lesson any time of the year.

Phone: 0401 349 854 or visit South Coast Surfing Lessons Website


Top Surfing Spots

The top locations to surf on the south coast. Tap the markers for information about the locations on the Map below.

What's on the map? These are the locations plotted above:

Ocean Beach Ocean Beach
Ocean Beach is set between the Wilson Inlet and the Great Southern Ocean, and is the closest beach to Denmark Town. A popular surfing spot and lookout.. Visit Ocean Beach
Lowlands Beach Lowlands Beach
Beautiful, secluded beach west of West Cape Howe and east of the Wilson Inlet. Visit Lowlands Beach
Middleton Beach Middleton Beach
The most popular beach in Albany. Swim or relax under the trees. Cafes and amenities. Visit Middleton Beach
Conspicuous Cliff Conspicuous Cliff
Standing high above the surrounding heathland, the Cliff-top lookout gives fantastic views of the beach and river flowing into the sea. Visit Conspicuous Cliff
Nanarup Beach Nanarup Beach
With picnic and barbecues, and easy stairway access, it is a delightful place to stop for lunch. Visit Nanarup Beach
Parry Beach Parry Beach
Offering spectacular views across William Bay towards Green Pool and Elephant Rocks. Camping permitted if available. Visit Parry Beach

Other favourite TOP locations and useful places:

Amazing Views Amazing Views
There are many breathtaking views throughout the coastline of the Rainbow Coast. Here's our top 10! Visit Amazing Views
Best Surf Spots Best Surf Spots
Best surf spots on the coast according to the local EXPERIENCED surfers. Not for novices or learners. Visit Best Surf Spots
Dog Friendly Locations Dog Friendly Locations
Things often change and dogs are allowed access to only certain parts of the coast. Visit Dog Friendly Locations
Favourite Beaches on the south coast Favourite Beaches on the south coast
It's hard to say which beaches are the best, but we can say these are definitely our favourite. Visit Favourite Beaches on the south coast
Favourite Biking Locations Favourite Biking Locations
These locations are all at the start, middle or end of a biking trail. Visit Favourite Biking Locations
Great Picnic Spots Great Picnic Spots
Find that picnic spot before you're hungry and have the picnic right there in the car with you! Visit Great Picnic Spots
Places to take elders Places to take elders
Accessing the coast with elders can be enjoyable when everyone can participate or enjoy the view. Visit Places to take elders
Places to Take the Kids Places to Take the Kids
This is where we find the kids most enjoy playing and exploring. Visit Places to Take the Kids
Favourite Places Favourite Places
It's challenging to say which are the best places on the coast, but here are our favourites. Visit Favourite Places
Top Historical Locations Top Historical Locations
The history of this land is a long and powerful one. Visit Top Historical Locations