Saturday, November 14, 2009
AUSTRALIA - Crowdy Head and beach - september 2008
Crowdy Head is in the Manning Valley. Crowdy Head is a fishing village located just 7km from Harrington, and 4hrs drive north of Sydney via the Pacific Hwy.
Crowdy Head is situated around the mouth of the manning river and surrounded by 26 kilometres of scenic coastline. The lighthouse, perched high on the headland for more that 120 years, provides exceptional views and is easily accessible on a sealed road.
The seafood co-op at Crowdy Head has fresh catch of the day.
Crowdy Beach sweeps in a long arc through to Diamond Head Beach in the National Park.
At Sydney again so I decided on a kayak along a part of Cooks River and Wolli Creek. It was a bit difficult finding a place to launch...
I woke early and drove with lights on so it was pretty early. I passed the beaches and there was enough light to see that it was an onshore ...
I had a great wander around this morning checking the surf in a number of spots - Wamberal Beach, Blue Lagoon, Shelley Beach, pelican Beach,...