Hongoeka

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Powerful
Hollow
Barrels
Optimal Swell Direction: 
W
Optimal Wind Direction: 
E
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
3
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

Hongoeka is a beach break on a sandy bay with rocky sides. The wave is punchy and fun, with both right and left handers on offer. Ok for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
From Wellington head north out of the city on State Highway 1. Turn left where the signs point to Porirua, still on State Highway 1. Continue past Porirua and Paremata, then turn left onto Steyne Ave past the Paremata train station. Turn left onto Beach Road, which continues onto Sunset Parade then Moana Road, then Hongoeka Bay Road. Find a park at the end of the road. Its then a walk past the Marae to the break. You may need permission to cross the land at the Marae.
Nearest Town: 
Porirua
Nearest City: 
Wellington
Travel Time from City: 
45mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
Yes
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Hongoeka
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