Mahanga Beach

Quality Rating: 
5
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
E
Optimal Wind Direction: 
W
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
4

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Description: 

Mahanga beach is a beach break on a sandy beach, located north of mahia on a long stretch of beach. There are several peaks with both right nad left handers. The waves are punchy and fun, suitable for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
From Napier, head north on Pandora Road State Highway 2, onto Meeanee Quay and Main North Road out of the city. Continue on State Highway 2 through Wairoa, then at Nuhaka go straight through the roundabout onto Nuhaka Opoutama Road. Continue straight onto Mahanga Road. When coming into Mahanga turn right onto Blakes Approach and onto Judges parade. Find a good peak and park up.
Nearest Town: 
Mahia
Nearest City: 
Napier
Travel Time from City: 
130mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Mahanga-Beach
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