Carters Beach

Quality Rating: 
5
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Shorey
Soft
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
SE
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Crowd Level: 
3

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Description: 

Carters Beach is a sandy beach break along the coast west of the Buller River, just out front of the Airport. Lots of peaks down the beach with both right and lefts handers. peaky, punchy waves, can be more of a shore break. Good for all surfers.

Directions: 
From Westport head out of town on Palmerston Stree, over the Buller River bridge. Turn right onto Capefoulwind Road State Highway 67A. Turn right onto Golf Links Road, then right onto Rotary Road. Check the surf and find a spot with a good peak.
Nearest Town: 
Westport
Nearest City: 
Westport
Travel Time from City: 
10mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
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