Whites

Quality Rating: 
7
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
5

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Description: 

Whites is a beach break on a sandy beach, located just north of Piha beach on Aucklands west coast. There are several peaks along the beach with both right and left handers. The wave is punchy and fun. Good for all levels of surfer. Surf club located on at Piha.

Directions: 
Whites is located a short walk to the next bay north of Piha, on Aucklands west coast. From Auckland head west on the North Western Motorway, State Highway 16. Take exit 14 left onto Te Atatu Road. Turn right onto Edmonton Road. Turn right onto Alderman Drive, then left to continue on Alderman Drive. Continue onto Henderson Valley Road. Turn left onto Forest Hill Road. Turn right onto West Coast Road, then right onto Scenic Drive, and left onto Piha Road. At Piha turn left onto Seaview Road, then continue onto Marine Parade North and onto North Piha Road. Go right to the north end of the beach and from here its a walk to the next bay, Whites Bay.
Nearest Town: 
Auckland
Nearest City: 
Auckland
Travel Time from City: 
30mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
Yes
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
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