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Whangara Surf Photo: 'Long Walk from Pouawa' by Rob Davies

Long Walk from Pouawa, Whangara
user: Rob Davies (1088 photos)
photo taken at: 5:54 pm 17 Jan 2011

Long Walk from Pouawa

New Zealand | Whangara

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Whangara (south) beach is seldom surfed because access is either via a very long walk from Pouawa or else a paddle down a creek. The best surf breaks begin at the tiny peak in the distance, close to the marker that defines the north limit of the marine reserve. I should have taken my camera further, because the view is deceptive and the waves were nicely overhead with easy to make barrels. Mostly lefts with a nice right off a small reef.