Red Beach

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Soft
Fat
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
W
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
8
Danger: 
Crowded beach - Know the rules and respect the locals. Watch out for swimmers.

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Description: 

Red Beach is a beach break on a sandy beach, located just south of Orewa on Aucklands east coast. There are several peaks to choose from along the beach with both right and left handers. The wave is fat and mellow, good fun and perfect for learners. Good for all levels of surfer. Surf club facilities available.

Directions: 
Red Beach is located just south of Orewa on Aucklands east coast. From Auckland, head north on Auckland Northern Motorway, State Highway 1, over the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Take exit 398, then turn right onto Hibiscus Coast Highway. Turn right onto Red Beach, then left onto Bat Street and continue onto Ngapara Street along to the beach.
Nearest Town: 
Orewa
Nearest City: 
Auckland
Travel Time from City: 
35mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Changing room
Beach View: 
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