uk es it fr pt nl
Trapdoors ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed
Trapdoors break guidePhoto by: Dave

Trapdoors Surf Guide

Trapdoors in Port Macquarie is an exposed point/Rivermouth break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the southwest with some shelter here from northeast winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks and sharks.

Trapdoors Spot Info

Icon  pointPoint/rivermouthIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent21.2°C

Surfing Trapdoors:

The best conditions reported for surf at Trapdoors occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Trapdoors sea temperature, Trapdoors photographs, Trapdoors detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Trapdoors webcams, current wind from NSW - Port Macquarie live weather stations and Trapdoors tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Trapdoors

Trapdoors Surf:

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 14:50 Local time
Tuesday 02
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 10
SW 10
W 10
Wind State off off cross-

Tide Times:

For Coffs Harbour-North Wall, 5 km from Trapdoors.

IS AT (local time)

Trapdoors Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Coffs Harbour, 12 km from Trapdoors.

moderate winds from the WSW

Air temperature
n/a °C

Current weather near Trapdoors

Buoy Data:

At Coffs Harbour Waverider Buoy, 12 miles from Trapdoors.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.892
Average period (s) 7.28 7.03 7.03 7.28

All wavebuoys around Trapdoors

Overall Trapdoors Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

Surf stats for Trapdoors: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Trapdoors: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Early Morning at Trappies, Trapdoors photo


Photo credit: Dave

Trappies, Trapdoors photo


Photo credit: Dave

Trapdoors Location Maps

Trapdoors Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to TrapdoorsShoreline around TrapdoorsRoads and rivers around Trapdoors

Use this relief map to navigate to NSW - Port Macquarie surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Trapdoors

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Trapdoors:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Trapdoors:

Tide stations nearest to Trapdoors:

  • Closest tide station
    Coffs Harbour
    6 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Northwest Solitary Island
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    31 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Trapdoors is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS) in Australia, which is 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Trapdoors is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL), also in Australia, 230 km (143 miles) away.
Trapdoors break location map and break info