Brighton

Quality Rating: 
7
Wave Type: 
Right point
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Optimal Swell Direction: 
S
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
Mid
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6
Wildlife: 
Seals
Sharks
Danger: 
Seals

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Description: 

Brighton is a right hand point break around the rocks onto a sand beach, located south of Dunedin. The wave peels along with a nice wall. Good for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
Brighton is located south of Dunedin. From Dunedin head south through town on Cumberland Street State Highway 1. Turn right to continue onto the motorway south, State Highway 1. Go over the hill and then look for the exit to Brighton/Sunnyvale. Turn then turn left onto Westland Street, then turn right onto Brighton Road. Follow this past Ocean View until you reach Brighton and turn left to the Brighton Surf Club.
Nearest Town: 
Brighton
Nearest City: 
Dunedin
Travel Time from City: 
25mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Shower
Changing room
Beach View: 
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