Whatarangi Point Station

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Left point
Wave Size Min: 
2.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Long
Optimal Swell Direction: 
S
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Rock
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Crowd Level: 
2
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

Whatarangi Point Station is a left hand point break off the rocks, otherwise known as Whata Point Station. The wave get peel along giving long rides, with a good wall and several sections to work with. Good for intermediate to expert surfers. 

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 to Whatarangi. Find a park near Te Miha Cresent, or you can surf most of the points along this section of caostline, so find a spot thats working on the day. From Wellington take State Highway 2 north, out throught Upper Hutt, along to Featherston. Then follow directions from Featherston. Approx 120mins 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 90mins from Masterton to Lake Ferry.
Nearest Town: 
Lake Ferry
Nearest City: 
Featherston
Travel Time from City: 
60mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Whatarangi-Point-Station
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