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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Matarangi

New Zealand, New Zealand NI, Coromandel

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 36° 43.754' S
Longitude: 175° 39.396' E

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Head to the end of the beach into the pines, walk down the nearest pathway and take a walk down the beach towards the channel

English (Translate this text in English): Head to the end of the beach into the pines, walk down the nearest pathway and take a walk down the beach towards the channel

English (Translate this text in English): Head to the end of the beach into the pines, walk down the nearest pathway and take a walk down the beach towards the channel

English (Translate this text in English): Head to the end of the beach into the pines, walk down the nearest pathway and take a walk down the beach towards the channel

DistanceSurf trip

WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)

Easy to find?OK

Public access?Public access

Special accessBy boat only

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeSand-bar

DirectionLeft

BottomSandy

PowerFast, Ordinary

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthShort (< 50m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionNorthWest

Good wind directionSouth, SouthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+

Best tide positionMid and high tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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Dangers

- Rips / undertow
- Sharks

 Additional Information

Watch out that you dont get sucked into the channel. I recomend only surfing when the tide is low and rising

English (Translate this text in English): Watch out that you dont get sucked into the channel. I recomend only surfing when the tide is low and rising

English (Translate this text in English): Watch out that you dont get sucked into the channel. I recomend only surfing when the tide is low and rising

English (Translate this text in English): Watch out that you dont get sucked into the channel. I recomend only surfing when the tide is low and rising

Atmosphere

PHAT

English (Translate this text in English): PHAT

English (Translate this text in English): PHAT

English (Translate this text in English): PHAT

General

BLODDY AMAZING, NEVER IS THERE NE BODY THERE

English (Translate this text in English): BLODDY AMAZING, NEVER IS THERE NE BODY THERE

English (Translate this text in English): BLODDY AMAZING, NEVER IS THERE NE BODY THERE

English (Translate this text in English): BLODDY AMAZING, NEVER IS THERE NE BODY THERE

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By Anonymous , 22-02-2010

mataz Local - not the best wave around but can get realy good have a look at the pics best to surf hear with a highish tide. most the time when it gose off expect a frames all down the beach and not many people out

By Anonymous , 02-08-2009

Its ok - been going here for 20 years, rarely gets swell but can get good. Good when large swells and southerlies occur cause its offshore at mataz and the banks are ok when it gets to 3ft +

By Anonymous , 08-03-2009

barrelz on! - Mad mata!!last two times went out there 4-5ft barrels and clean,dont take note of the haters on this site,they just locals not wanting crowds!!!enjoy the waves!!!

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