Waiapu River Surf Photo: 'Blown Out' by Rob Davies
Image captured 40 minutes after high water (falling spring tide). Tide height was 1.6m (5.3 ft). Range 2.07m (6.8 ft). Toggle tide graph
photo taken at: 11:25 am 1 Feb 2013
New Zealand | Waiapu River
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Overhead but blown out. A powerful left rivermouth break that is very exposed both to swell and wind. A rather lonely and intimidating place to surf. It is not unusual for easterly swells to be much larger around East Cape than in Gisborne.