About Strand

The beachbreak at Strand gets quite good, but several outside reefs and other waves make the entire area really interesting. The Strand is usually a small-wave spot, as it doesn’t pick up that much swell.

Source: Strand Surf Guide

Ability Level

All Abilities

Beg Int Adv

It’s an easy wave to surf, as is the nearby Koeel Bay.

Local Vibe

Doable

Welcoming Intimidating

Pretty competitive, but it’s mainly people who live in Strand that surf in Strand.

Crowd Factor

Moderate

Mellow Heavy

Crowds are usually mellow, and when it gets busy, it’s still pretty casual.

Spot Rating

Fun

Poor Perfect

It gets good but it’s not that consistent. There are plenty of other great waves in the hood.

Shoulder Burn

Medium

Light Exhausting

When the beaches are good and there’s a decent swell running, you’ll be paddling.

Water Quality

Fair

Clean Dirty

Dirty moments, but generally a clean-water beach.

Additional Information

Hazards

Shark sightings, bluebottles en mass in summer.

Access

Easy access, carpark, car guards.

Bring Your

Shortboard

Seabed

It’s all sand at the Strand.

Best Season

Strand has glorious days throughout the year but tends to get small and grim through the heart of summer.

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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