Makorori Centres

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
E
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6
Danger: 
Watch out for swimmers.

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Description: 

Makorori Point is a right hand point break on a sandy beach, located in the next bay north of Wainui. The wave is punchy and fun. The wave gets better as the swell gets bigger. suitable for all surfers. Popular spot, so know the rules and respect the locals, and watch out for swimmers.

Directions: 
From Gisborne town centre drive east on Gladstone Road, onto Wainui Road, State Highway 35, towards Wainui. Continue past Wainui on Moana Road and onto Whangara Road. Makorori point is on the first point past Wainui, in the middle of Makorori Beach.
Nearest Town: 
Gisborne
Nearest City: 
Gisborne
Travel Time from City: 
15mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
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