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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: 'Towards Paturau' 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

Towards Paturau, Paturau River
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 11:51 am 9 May 2014

Towards Paturau

New Zealand | Paturau River

Average rating: 3.0
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From Puna Paua, looking back along the coast towards Paturau. Before the dirt road the only access down the coast was along the beach at low tide, via the archway and crossing several streams. Any number of beach and reef breaks along this stretch.