Takapuna South Reef

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Reef
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Powerful
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
W
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Outgoing
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
8
Danger: 
Crowds

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Description: 

Takapuna South Reef is a reef break on the rock shelves at the south end of Takapuna Beach. The break has both right and left handers, offering good fun waves with a bit of power. Gets really crowded, so know the rules and respect the locals. Good for surfers of all levels.

Directions: 
From Auckland, head north on Auckland Waiwera Motorway State Highway 1. Take the exit and turn right onto Esmonde Road, then left onto Barrys Point Road, then right onto Anzac Street. Turn right onto Lake Road at the round about, then turn left onto Hauraki Road, down to the beach.
Nearest Town: 
Takapuna
Nearest City: 
Auckland
Travel Time from City: 
10mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Beach View: 
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