Karitane Beach

Quality Rating: 
5
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
3
Wildlife: 
Seals

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Description: 

Karitane Beach is a beach break on a sandy beach. There are several peaks down the beach offering both left and right handers. Good fun, punchy waves. Good for Beginners to Experts.

Directions: 
From Dunedin head north on State Highway 1 over the hills. Just past the Evansdale Cheese Factory, turn right onto Coast Road to Karitane. In Karitane turn left onto Seaforth Street, then left onto Sulisker Street, and find a park along here.
Nearest Town: 
Karitane
Nearest City: 
Dunedin
Travel Time from City: 
30mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Facilities: 
Toilets
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Karitane-Beach
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