AUSTRALIA’S FIRST WAVEPOOL TO OPEN LATE 2017
The Australian licensees of Wavegarden, URBNsurf, have today announced they'll be opening Australia's first wave pool late next year. The site is selected, development plans passed, and work begins soon. So where is the lucky neigbourhood? A promo vid describes it as 23 minutes from the Melbourne CBD though the actual site is a seven hectare park on Airport Drive, Tullamarine. Stay tuned for more details.
Australia’s first surfpark URBNSURF coming to Melbourne in 2017
Surfing is a sport enjoyed by millions of Australians for its fun, health benefits and lifestyle. Up until now, surfing has been held back by geographic limitations, only available at certain coastal locations, and by weather conditions, needing enough swell, the right wind, tide and daylight. URBNSURF unlocks these limitations and allows surfers to enjoy their sport safely, more easily and more often. #surfmore. URBSURF Melbourne will be the first man-made surf park facility in Australia. Using world-leading Wavegarden wave generating technology, URBNSURF Melbourne will deliver high quality, authentic surfing waves to suit all abilities. With a north-south lagoon orientation, URBNSURF Melbourne has been designed to suit prevailing winds, with one side of the lagoon always delivering offshore waves. LED lagoon...