Papamoa Beach

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
SW
Tide: 
High
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6
Danger: 
Watch out for swimmers.

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Description: 

Papamoa Beach is a beach break on a sandy beach, located at Papamoa. There are several peaks to choose from with both right and left handers. The wave is punchy and fun, good for beginners too. Suitable for all levels of surfer. There are facilities at the Papamoa Surf club. Popular beach so watch out for swimmers.

Directions: 
From Tauranga City, head south east on Mt Maunganui Road, onto State Highway 2. Turn left onto Domain Road, sign posted to Papamoa, down to Papamoa Beach and surf club. You can find many peaks down this stretch of beach.
Nearest Town: 
Papamoa
Nearest City: 
Tauranga
Travel Time from City: 
20mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Changing room
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Papamoa-Beach
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