Hariki Beach

Quality Rating: 
1
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Soft
Fat
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
E
Tide: 
Mid
High
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
1

Region Tag:

Area Tags:

Description: 

Hariki Bay is a beach break on a sandy beach, located just south of Te Kaha. There are several peaks along the beach to choose from with both right and left handers. The wave is soft and fat, good for learners. Good for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
From Whakatane head east through Opotiki and change from State Highway 2 onto State Highway 35. Take this all the way along the coast past Omaio Bay to Hariki Bay, not far before Te Kaha.
Nearest Town: 
Te Kaha
Nearest City: 
Whakatane
Travel Time from City: 
90mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Hariki-Beach
Map: