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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 37° 52.264' S
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drive to matata the road runs for miles along the beach front
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
DirectionRight and left
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthShort (< 50m)
Good swell directionNorth, East, NorthEast
Good wind directionWest, SouthWest
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide position
Best tide movement
- Rips / undertow
usually overlooked as people head to points further east....ledgy sucky waves, usually breaking close to shore...isolated....empty
By Wingus , 09-06-2006
Waste of time - My cars been jacked, My boards been snapped, My face got smacked, Those are facts.
By ANONYMOUS , 27-03-2006
WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11 - I THINK MATATA IS ONE OF THE BEST PLACES IN NEW ZEALAND TO GO SURFING AND SWIMMING ITS MEAN!!!!!
By zeke thompson, email@example.com , 20-10-2005
i miss matata - i misss surfing matata even in oz i wanna come back bigg ups to the boy's
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