1st Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
BANGKOK: An Australian accused of providing money, mobile telephones and free education to Filipino teenagers in exchange for sex, claims he has been set-up by a former girlfriend.
Police have charged Refalo with two charges of human trafficking in relation to allegations that he exploited 14 Filipino girls aged 14 to 18.
Refalo, who has lived in the Philippines for six years, said his former girlfriend was living with another man at the time of the alleged offences, adding "she has an agenda".
The allegations against Refalo were lodged by the International Justice Mission, which said in a report that neighbors first reported seeing girls coming to his house in the town of Santa Fe in 2013.
Surf Report Info Region: Shoal Bay to Swansea Reporters location: Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around.
Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals.
They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart.Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches.Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.Forecast for Monday 19 September until midnight Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Hunter Coast Winds: Westerly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning.Turning south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.