New South Wales wave conditions

These images represent the current wave height and wave period up to two hours ago. 


Tweed Heads


Tweed Heads wave height and period

Byron Bay


Crowdy Head

Port Kembla


Batemans Bay

Eden

Marine Science News

Can we use bio-fouling organisms to help extract energy from waves?

Southern reefs recover from bleaching

AI to ‘go fish’

West coast reefs warming up

Octogenarian snapper found in WA becomes oldest tropical reef fish by two decades

Squid-inspired robot swims with nature’s most efficient marine animals

Marine Science facts

The oceans provide 99% of the living space on the planet containing 50-80% of all life.

Sponges are older than dinosaurs.

 

Half the Oxygen we breath is produced in the Ocean.

 

 Irukandji jelly fish, with just a brush of venom leaves almost no mark. But after about a half hour you develop Irukandji syndrome, a debilitating mix of nausea, vomiting, severe pain, difficulty breathing, drenching sweating and sense of impending doom. You get so sick that your biggest worry is that you’re not going to die.

 

The most remote point in the oceans is called Point Nemo.

 

The Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian oceans are known as the three major oceans.