I was down at North Avoca beach this morning to watch the sun rise.
The surf looked okay but I only stayed out a short while as it really wasn't too good.
I drove around to Bouddi National Park and had a hike down to Little bay then a hike around the rocks.
The walk down to the beach was easy and uneventful. At the small camping area there were a number of tents. This is about the first time I've seen anyone camping there. It is a such a good spot with ocean views and tranquility.
I walked along the short beach then the along the rocks at the northern side. It was a pretty walk and a number of times I just sat and watched the world do its thing.
towering cliffs with heaps of broken rocks at the base.
waves crashing into the cliff face and along the rocky shore platform
the ocean twinkling with the sunrise
lots of small reflective rockpools
small shellfish clinging in groups to the rocks
piles of balancing rocks that were human made
the sound of the ocean
A pretty 2.43 km hike.
27/5 I had such a good sleep last night and I actually slept in to 6:30am. I decided to make it a take it easy day. Later in the morning...
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 ...