Dee Dees

Quality Rating: 
7
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Powerful
Hollow
Optimal Swell Direction: 
S
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
Mid
High
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Stones
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
7
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

Dee Dees is a beach break on a rocky beach, just out front of the Kawakawa Station, Cape Palliser. Dee Dees features a good peak with both right and left handers. The wave is a real performance wave, its powerful and gets hollow with steep drop ins. Good for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
From Featherston drive east on State Highway 53, then turn right onto Kahutara Road and take it to the end. Turn right onto Lake Ferry Road. the turn left onto Cape Palliser Road and continue round towards the end of Cape Palliser, the point just before you get to Craps. From Wellington take State Highway 2 north, out throught Upper Hutt, along to Featherston. Then follow directions from Featherston. Approx 145mins from Wellington to Lake Ferry. From Masterton take State Highway 2 south, through Carterton and Greytown, along to Featherston. Then follow directions from Featherston. Approx 115mins from Masterton to Lake Ferry.
Nearest Town: 
Ngawi
Nearest City: 
Featherston
Travel Time from City: 
85mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Dee-Dees
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