North Makorori Reef

Quality Rating: 
5
Wave Type: 
Left point
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Soft
Fat
Long
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

North Makorori Reef is a left hand point break on a rocky point, located at the northern end of Makorori Beach, in the next bay north of Wainui. The wave is soft and fat, great mal wave. suitable for all surfers. Popular spot, so know the rules and respect the locals.

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. North Makorori Reef is the point at the northern end 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: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_North-Makorori-Reef
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