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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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 Kumera Patch

New Zealand, New Zealand NI, West Coast Taranaki

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Four kms south of Oakura. you can't drive down anymore....takes bout twenty minutes walk.

English (Translate this text in English): Four kms south of Oakura. you can't drive down anymore....takes bout twenty minutes walk.

English (Translate this text in English): Four kms south of Oakura. you can't drive down anymore....takes bout twenty minutes walk.

English (Translate this text in English): Four kms south of Oakura. you can't drive down anymore....takes bout twenty minutes walk.

DistanceTake a car

WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeReef-rocky

DirectionLeft

BottomReef (coral,sharp rocks etc..) with sand

PowerHollow, Fast

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionWest, SouthWest

Good wind directionSouthEast, East

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+

Best tide positionLow and mid tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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 Additional Information

Once at the beach, paddle out with the channel.

English (Translate this text in English): Once at the beach, paddle out with the channel.

English (Translate this text in English): Once at the beach, paddle out with the channel.

English (Translate this text in English): Once at the beach, paddle out with the channel.

Atmosphere

Good atmosphere in the water as this is not the easiest wave in the area.

English (Translate this text in English): Good atmosphere in the water as this is not the easiest wave in the area.

English (Translate this text in English): Good atmosphere in the water as this is not the easiest wave in the area.

English (Translate this text in English): Good atmosphere in the water as this is not the easiest wave in the area.

General

One of many fantastic waves in this area. .....deserves more than 2 stars on the big days!!!!

English (Translate this text in English): One of many fantastic waves in this area. .....deserves more than 2 stars on the big days!!!!

English (Translate this text in English): One of many fantastic waves in this area. .....deserves more than 2 stars on the big days!!!!

English (Translate this text in English): One of many fantastic waves in this area. .....deserves more than 2 stars on the big days!!!!

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By Anonymous , 03-12-2009

Kumera Patch - This place goes off. I remeber the first trip up the coast, this place was about 10 to 12ft and perfect.

By Anonymous , 25-10-2008

- have had this joint off the rails so much times i rate it so high as waves go in nz,when the sand is working it can offer anything from lengthy caves to long smackable grinders.

By Anonymous , 29-11-2006

I can surf! - I am 11 nd i got my first surfboard and discovered i can surf! its gr8 fun and kelly slators my inspiration

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