Plimmerton

Quality Rating: 
3
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Soft
Fat
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
All
Beach Type: 
Sand
Rock
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
4
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

Plimmerton is a beach break on a sandy beach. The wave is soft and fat, perfect for learners and mal riders. Good for all surfers, great for beginners.

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. Find a park near the train station or by Victory park and check the surf on both sides of the point.
Nearest Town: 
Porirua
Nearest City: 
Wellington
Travel Time from City: 
35mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Plimmerton
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