Onemana

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

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Description: 

Onemana is a beach break on a sandy beach, located on the east side of the Coromandel Peninsula just north of Whangamata. There are several peaks to choose from along the beach with both right and left handers. The wave is Punchy and fun. Popular beach, so watch out for swimmers, Know the rules and respect the locals. Good for beginners to expert surfers.

Directions: 
Onemana is on the east side of the Coromandel peninsula, on State Highway 25. From Thames head south on Queen Street, State Highway 25, and continue onto Ngati Maru Highway. At the round about turn left onto Mgati Maru Highway, State Highway 26, then left onto Kopu-Hikuai Road, State Highway 25A heading east. Turn right onto Tairua Road, State Highway 25, heading south. Turn left onto Whitipirorua Road and onto Onemana Drive down to the beach. Alternatively, If coming from the South, travel up on State Highway 25 and turn right off onto Whitipirorua Road, down to Onemana Drive and the beach.
Nearest Town: 
Whangamata
Nearest City: 
Thames
Travel Time from City: 
30mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Onemana
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