Puwheke Beach

Quality Rating: 
5
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
N
Optimal Wind Direction: 
S
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
5

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Description: 

Puwheke Beach is a beach break on a sandy beach, located on Karikari Peninsula on the east coast of Northland. There are several peaks down the beach to choose from with both right and left handers. The wave is punchy and fun. Good for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
Puwheke Beach is located on Karikari Peninsula on the east coast of Northland. From Kaitaia, head north on North Road, State Highway 1. At Awanui turn right onto State Highway 10. Turn left onto Inland Road, then left onto Waimango Road, then turn right onto Puwheke Road, down to the beach.
Nearest Town: 
Karikari
Nearest City: 
Kaitaia
Travel Time from City: 
35mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Puwheke-Beach
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