Shipwrecks

Quality Rating: 
7
Wave Type: 
Right point
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Fast
Optimal Swell Direction: 
E
Optimal Wind Direction: 
W
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Rock
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Crowd Level: 
3
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks

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Description: 

Shipwrecks is a right hand point break on a rocky beach, just south of the Tora river. Shipwrecks Picks up good swell and offers a nice right hand point. The waves have a nice smooth drop in with a fast wall. Good for intermediate to expert surfers.

Directions: 
From Martinborough head south on Jellicoe Street, then turn left onto White Rock Road. Then turn left onto Tora Road. The road will turn to gravel and follow the Tora River to the coast. When you get near the coast turn right onto Tora Farm Settlement Road, over the river and take this along to Shipwrecks, the peak out front of the shipwreck.
Nearest Town: 
Martinborough
Nearest City: 
Masterton
Travel Time from City: 
90mins
Road in: 
Seal
Gravel
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
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