Wednesday, May 11, 2016
TOOWOON BAY SNORKEL - 11 MAY 2016
I wandered around the coast this morning looking for a surf. pelican looked okay but was small and a bit random.
I decided to head back to Toowoon Bay for a snorkel.
The wind was strong so I wore a wetsuit to reduce the wind chill factor.
It was a great snorkel as the water was very clear and there were only random small waves breaking. A group of people swam past me and one of the them was feeding the fish. Lucky for me! There were fish in abundance and silver gulls swimming on the surface. I had a nice view of the gulls paddling from under the water. A few even bumped into my head :)
I was glad I wore a wetsuit as even though the water was still warm, the wind chill was very cold walking up the beach and back to the van. Brrr!
I just got dried when I got a call from a friend and I drove to Terrigal for coffee at the haven. Nice view.
The surf was very flat but the weather was sunny but cool. I drove to Bouddi national Park and had a ride on the old Wagstaffe and Hardys ...
I had a great wander around this morning checking the surf in a number of spots - Wamberal Beach, Blue Lagoon, Shelley Beach, pelican Beach,...
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 ...