Not far from where I grew up a few friends put these pictures on Facebook:

Water spout, as seen from Bar Beach


Jewells:
Water spout, as seen Bar Beach, Jewells, Belmont Merewether, youtube & pics, NewcastleHerald.-spout.jpg

Merewether
Water spout, as seen Bar Beach, Jewells, Belmont Merewether, youtube & pics, NewcastleHerald.-spout2.jpg
Waterspouts have been observed off the coast near Redhead and the bureau says that ocean areas off Belmont and Swansea may be affected.

This picture was taken from Merewether in the Newcastle Area.

Image l Jonathan Carroll

Water Spout over Belmont
Water spout, as seen Bar Beach, Jewells, Belmont Merewether, youtube & pics, NewcastleHerald.-spout3.jpg