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Paturau River ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.8
Consistency of Surf: 2.2
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.9

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Paturau River Surf Photo: 'Puna Paua' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 9 May at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Paturau River around the time the photo was taken

Puna Paua, Paturau River
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 11:46 am 9 May 2014

Puna Paua

New Zealand | Paturau River

Average rating: 3.0
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Between Paturau and Sandhills. Low tide. One of several reefs on this stretch that may have never been surfed. Paturau was a touch overhead and this looked about the same.