The Mornington Peninsula has almost 45 kilometers of coastline that is directly exposed to Bass Straight and the Southern Ocean swells, generated by the Roaring Forties. As the result ,the coastline offers some excellent SUP surfing conditions for the experienced SUP surfer. During the occasional flat period, the coastline offers great conditions for the less experienced SUP surfer or paddler. Only a few of the ocean beaches are patrolled by Life Saving Clubs and then only in summer months. Paddlers should check with the locals to make sure conditions are suitable for their abilities.
Rye Ocean Beach - a SUP destination for the experienced SUP surfer The Rye Ocean Beach (or Rye Back Beach) is a rugged ocean beach that receives the full force of the southern swells. There are underlying reef structures that tend to create sand bars which in turn produce fantastic waves. However, most of [...]
As an iconic SUP Destination - Flinders Ocean Beach is one of the most beautiful spots on the southern Mornington Peninsula. Facing the open oceans of Bass Strait, Flinders Ocean Beach is home to the Mushroom Reef Marine National Park and offers options for everyone from beginners who want to try SUP for the first time, [...]