Another perfect day.
I checked the surf at Wamberal Beach - too low a tide - and Ocean Beach, which had only poor quality waves.
Up and down a big hill and I was at Pearl Beach - one of my favourite places on the Central Coast.
I had a walk through the Crommelin Native Arboretum. It was very quiet with only silence or the sounds of birds. The walk was very pleasant with spots to stop and sit and take in the scenery.
I saw a few birds and one species I was able to get quite close. Woodland birds are the hardest I find to see and photograph. Usually, they are off at any sound or movement.
Next, I got a coffee and sat on Pearl Beach and relaxed and had a swim.
I still had a bit of time so I went out to the southern point (Green Point) and had a short hike along the rocks and admired the beautiful coastal views.
Nice start to the day. :)
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 ...