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Latitude: 34° 59.632' S
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Drive along state highway ten through Kerikeri and kaeo and make your way to manganui and about halfway between kaeo and manganui there is a big turn off to taupo bay. follow the road right till the end.
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name T Bay
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell direction
Good wind directionWest, SouthWest
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide position
Best tide movement
Week-end crowdFew surfers
- Rips / undertow
By anonymous , 16-11-2005
Isobar Surf School - If you're new to surfing or wanting a Taupo Bay surf experience - i'd definitely check out the Isobar Surf School on Mako St - Taupo Bay. Great atmosphere, accommodation and really experienced surf coaches to help you rides the waves for grommets like me. You 'll be standing first day, no worries! More info can be found at their website www.isobarsurf.co.nz - Wicked!
By anonymous , 30-06-2004
killa spot - aussom im 13 and live their,its a killa spot fucking great surf ,me and ma mate tide rip it up.
By troy , 21-05-2004
respect taupo bay - Just make sure you keep your dogs leashed and off the beach. Respect the sea bird life there too. Quite a few threatened species down near the better wave action areas of beach
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