St Clair

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Barrels
Optimal Swell Direction: 
S
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6
Wildlife: 
Sharks
Danger: 
Old pier piles sticking out of the water.

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Description: 

St Clair is a popular local spot in Dunedin and can get a bit busy on a good day in the summer. St Clair is a sandy beach break which sometimes has a good right hander off the rocky point by the salt water swimming pool. It can get hollow and offer good barrels. Good for all levels.

Directions: 
In Dunedin, Head south to the main beaches, St Clair and St Kilda, they are sign posted. From Cumberland Street heading south, continue straight onto Anderson Bay Road, then turn right on to Queens Drive down to St Kilda. When down near St kilda, turn right on to Victoria Road, down to the bottom of the hill and turn left on to Forbury Street or Beach Road to park at St Clair. Surf Club facilities available.
Nearest Town: 
Dunedin
Nearest City: 
Dunedin
Travel Time from City: 
5mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Changing room
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