BEST KITESURFING SPOTS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

If you have a bit of time and want to kitesurf in a different spot every day, Western Australia is the place to be. Here are the kite spots to go to.

Flat water, small waves, big waves. You can find absolutely everything you want in less than 2000Km of coastline. Perfect for a road trip up and down this beautiful Australian coast.

This is only a short list of the spots where you can kite in Western Australia. You can almost kite on any beach but be sure not to kite alone and that your confident enough to do a self rescue and come back to shore. 

Kitesurfing spots located up North Perth

Exmouth "Sandy Bay" (13h from Perth) 



Current Wind Forecast

From May until October, head to the North of Western Australia, 1600km from Perth. Sandy bay and Graveyards beach are the 2 main spots, north of Exmouth; Sandy bay is the perfect free ride/freestyle spot, with turquoise water and white sand beach. For advanced wave riders, head to the reef and get some perfect waves. No wind! go for some snorkeling or discover the Australian bush and the wildlife.

Works best on SSW - North Wind, Expect 20-25knts in Summer
Flat water spot

Shark Bay "Big Lagoon" - 9H from Perth  



Current Wind Forecast

Shark bay is the perfect destination before/after the peak season in Perth; Heaps of small lagoons, butter flat, and wind super consistent. A lot of chance to be alone in the water. Once your session is done, head to the cliff south of Denham, where you can see small reef sharks. Be careful of the stone fish! No wind, go for a fishing trip, or snorkelling, or just relax at monkey Mia with the dolphins, Emus and Kangaroos.

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 25-30knts in Summer
Flat water spot

Geraldton - 4H30 from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Coronation beach: Located North of Geraldton, Coronation Beach, is one of the windiest places in the world. During summer, be prepare to set up your smallest kite. The beach is ideal for free ride/freestyle, with good flat water, then head to the reef to get some decent waves. Also a good wave spot in the city, close to the light house

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 25-30knts in Summer
Flat water & Waves spot
Geraldton webcam Link

Jurien Bay / Cervantes - 2H30 from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Great free ride spot, with a nice island in front of the spot; After the session, head to the pub (the only one of the village) to get a nice meal and discuss with the fisherman. Time seems to stop here! 

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 25-30knts in Summer
Flat water spot
Jurien Bay Webcam Link

Lancelin - 2H from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Lancelin is a small crayfish village, 2hours drive from Perth CBD, with awesome conditions for flat water and waves. The swell can be massive, and thats the reason The Ocean Classic (windsurfing contest) takes place here every year. There are 2 options : One spot , "Lancelin Beach" with flat water close to the beach (for intermediate/advanced riders) or if you ride a little bit further North West, there are some waves that break on the reef. You can park on the beach if you have a 4 Wheel Drive. No wind, get a sand board and go ride the massive dunes, 5minutes drive from the beach. 
Please don't kite at "Back Beach"

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 25-30knts in Summer
Flat water & Waves spot
Lancelin Webcam Link

Scarborough - 15min from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Nice waves 1-2 meters for intermediate/advanced riders. Some downwinders are also organized in this area starting from this parking.

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 20-25knts in Summer
Waves spot

Kitesurfing spots located down South Perth

 

Applecross - 15min from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Flat water for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders. The spot is located on the Swan River with dolphins ! This spot is windy every afternoon with the seabreeze blowing side or side-on shore. Perfect spot after work. There are a lot of beginners and schools because it's the safest spot around Perth. Soulkite gives kitesurfing lessons every afternoon (from 12pm to Sunset) and hires kitesurfing equipment.

Works best on S - SW Wind, Expect 15-25knts in Summer
Flat water and Chop spot

 Point Walter - 20min from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Flat water for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders. The spot is located on the Swan River with dolphins !! This spot is really amazing with easterly wind early in the morning. Perfect spot for early birds.

Works best on East - NE Wind, Expect 15-25knts in Summer
Flat water and Chop spot
Point Walter Cam Link

Woodman Point - 30min from Perth 



Current Wind Forecast

There are 3 Beaches here. Don't go to the beach N°1 with all the schools because of the on-shore wind. Beach N°2 is a choppy wave spot. The third beach has super flat water with off-shore winds for advanced riders. The water has an amazing blue colour. Welcome to Woodies. 

Works best on South to SW Wind, Expect 20-25knts in Summer
Flat water and Small waves/Chop spot

Safety Bay "The Pond" - 45min from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Flat water in The Pond and small waves over at the beginner area on the Sandbar. This spot is for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders. You may see some small rays and some dolphins. The seabreeze is very constant, 25 knots between 4pm and 6pm pretty much every day. The best is to come at 10am before the seabreeze picks up and catch some blue crabs in the pond. Then you can enjoy the free barbecue close to the spot before riding.

Works best on South to SW Wind, Expect 20-25knts in Summer
Flat water and small waves/Chop spot
Pond Cam Link

 Margaret river "Main Break"- 3Hr from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Huge waves for only advanced riders (intermediate : don't go !). Entering the water is risky but it's worth taking the risk for those who love huge waves sometimes over 4 meters high.

Expect 15-20knts in Summer
Waves Spot

Augusta 3.30Hr from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

There are 2 spots for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders. First is in the lagoon with flat and shallow water. We highly recommend to reach the sand bar in the middle to start in safe conditions. The wind is sometimes gusty in the lagoon but the water is perfectly flat. You may see some dolphins. 

The second one is outside the lagoon with small waves less than 1 meter high. The wind is not gusty sometimes slightly stronger than inside the lagoon.

Expect 20-25knts in Summer
Works best in SSE to ESE winds, Waves and Flat-water spot

Albany - 4H30 from Perth



Current Wind Forecast

Flat water for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders.
Albany is one of those places that you look on Google maps and go OMG there is soooo much potential here



Expect 15-20knts in Summer
Works best in NE to SE winds, Flat-water spot
Albany webcam Link

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