Tay Street

Quality Rating: 
7
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Hollow
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
SW
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
8
Danger: 
Watch out for swimmers.

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Description: 

Tay Street is a beach break on a sandy beach, located not far along from Mount Maunganui. Tay Street is quite well known for a good peak along this stretch of beach. There are several peaks to choose from with both right and left handers. The wave is punchy and can get hollow, good fun. Suitable for all levels of surfer. Popular beach so watch out for swimmers, know the rules and respect the locals. There are facilities located at the surf club.

Directions: 
From Tauranga City, head to Mount Maunganui and get onto Maunganui Road. Turn onto Tay Street, down to the Beach and onto Marine Parade. You can find many peaks down this stretch of beach to choose from.
Nearest Town: 
Tauranga
Nearest City: 
Tauranga
Travel Time from City: 
10mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Changing room
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Tay-Street
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