Longbeach Drive

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
High
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
6

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Description: 

Longbeach Drive is a beach break on a sandy beach, located a short distance past the Castle Cliff Golf Course. There are several peaks along the beach to choose from with both left and right handers. The wave is punchy and fun. Suitable for surfers of all levels.

Directions: 
From Wanganui turn off the main road Carlton Ave, State Highway 3 onto Alma Road heading west. Continue onto York Street, and onto Puriri Street. Continue onto Cross Street, then turn right onto Bryce Street, then right onto Cornfoot Street, then all the way to the end and turn left onto Waitote Street, then right onto Karaka Street. Continue onto Longbeach Drive, all the way to the end of road.
Nearest Town: 
Wanganui
Nearest City: 
Wanganui
Travel Time from City: 
10mins
Road in: 
Seal
Gravel
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Longbeach-Drive
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