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Waihau Bay Surf Photo: 'Dribbly shorey' by Rob Davies

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1.8
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1.8
NE
0.2
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10 s cross-
on
10 s 9 s

Open ocean wave model on 31 January at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Waihau Bay around the time the photo was taken

Dribbly shorey, Waihau Bay
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 12:42 pm 31 Jan 2013

Dribbly shorey

New Zealand | Waihau Bay

Average rating: 3.0
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Not a great surf beach but the huge bay has headlands with reefs that pick up much more swell. These are generally very prone to wind-chop but if surf is waist-high and clean at the beach, it may be worth exploring.