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Great spot for Surfing, body surfing, Swimming or Walking the Dogs

Most consistent waves on the Tutukaka Coast, Can get busy with surf schools & surfers in general... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Tutukaka, New Zealand
Great surfing beach

Spent a lot of time here surfing & fishing off rocks. Always a special place in my heart this... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Auckland, New Zealand
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Sandy Beach Rd., Tutukaka 8971, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Most consistent waves on the Tutukaka Coast, Can get busy with surf schools & surfers in general but overall another magic beach on one of NZ's must visit Coastlines . You can stay in the marked areas for a night of camping, respect the rules...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dtmnz
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Spent a lot of time here surfing & fishing off rocks. Always a special place in my heart this location.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stevearcher2018
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful spot. Great place for a surf, swim & picnic. This is an absolutely stunning beach. Just 5 minutes from other beautiful beaches such as Matapouri bay.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank amcatu
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is a magnet for those into surfing but, the beach, landscape and ocean scenery are second to none by any measure. While especially popular in summer, it is a year round destination and offers great options for a picnic as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dr Benjamin P
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This coastline is absolutely beautiful to look at and walk. An unheard of marvel! We stayed at the Sandy Bay Barn, which was perfect. Booked through Book a Bach website.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BrisbaneJim
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Abit bleak in the winter and the polar blast bellowing. It would be a great beach to visit in the summer and stretched for miles. Still a lovely bay to visit for walks in the winter.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RiverstoneLodg
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Beautiful wide sandy beach,with carpark and toilets perfect for families . Ideal for a stroll and watching surfers.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank annie2mac
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Visited on a couple of occasions back in February 2016 during a two week stay locally. Ideal for sunbathing especially with some shady trees around it things get too hot.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank clarkebarkes1945
Reviewed 3 April 2017

great spot just a short drive north of Tutukaka , easy parking right by the beach with some trees with shade. Good surf beach

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Well worth the visit here for sight seeing and picture perfect beach. A bit of a trip from the north through very windy roads but the road from Whangarie is easier.

Date of experience: March 2017
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