The Point/Fences

Quality Rating: 
8
Wave Type: 
Right point
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Hollow
Barrels
Long
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
Mid
High
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Expert
Crowd Level: 
4

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Description: 

The Point/Fences is a long right hand point break on a sandy/rocky beach, located just east of Waiinu Beach. The starts off hollow with a barrel sections and then gets wally through the other two sections. The start is known as the Point, then the middle section is Fences and the last section is Cabins. When its pumping you can surf right through all the sections, otherwise pick the sections that looks best for you. Best for Expert level surfers.

Directions: 
From Wanganui head north on London Street, Great North Road, State Highway 3. At Waitotara turn left onto Trent Street, then continue onto Ihupuku Street and onto Waiinu Beach Road, down to the Waiinu beach. From Waiinu Beach either take the track east approx 1km along the beach or walk.
Nearest Town: 
Waitotara
Nearest City: 
Wanganui
Travel Time from City: 
30mins
Road in: 
Seal
Gravel
Walk in: 
Yes
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_The-Point-Fences
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