Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland.  Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

Surfing in Auckland

Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland.  Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

Surfing in Auckland

Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland. Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

1 hour drive north of Auckland City
  • Highlights:
  • Best surf off a NE swell
  • Beautiful white sand East Coast beaches
  • Generally gentle conditions, good for learning
 
DETAILS

SURF TAWHARANUI
Tawharanui is a beach break on a sandy/Rocky beach depending on where you choose to surf. Located south of Omaha out on the Tawharanui Peninsula this is a magical spot. There are several peaks along the beach, with different bays to choose from with both right and left hander breaks. The wave is punchy, fun and generally a good spot for beginner / intermediate surfers. Good for all levels of surfer. This is a super popular beach so always keep an eye on other beach users and swimmers.

Logistics:

  • An hours drive north of Auckland
  • There are no food facilities here as it's in a regional park, ensure you bring your own food and water. Matakana is nearby with an amazing array of options.

SURF TE ARAI AND MANGAWHAI
Classic East Coast beaches, nearby popular holiday towns. Te Arai has an awesome point break, attracting good surfers when the surf is pumping. There are many cafes and pubs nearby in Mangawhai and Waipu.

Te Arai Beach surf break Te Arai Beach


Lessons

Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$80 per person
1
Surf | Auckland Region
Te Arai Beach - Aotearoa Surf School
$80 per person
Surf | Auckland Region
Te Arai Beach - Aotearoa Surf School
$99 - $149 per person
Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$150 per person
1
Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$50 per person
1

Surfboard Hire

Surf Hire | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland.  Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

Surfing in Auckland

Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland.  Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

Surfing in Auckland

Surf beaches are less than an hour from Auckland. Surf the beautiful white sand beaches on the East Coast, with a surf break good for all levels of surfer.

1 hour drive north of Auckland City
  • Highlights:
  • Best surf off a NE swell
  • Beautiful white sand East Coast beaches
  • Generally gentle conditions, good for learning
 
DETAILS

SURF TAWHARANUI
Tawharanui is a beach break on a sandy/Rocky beach depending on where you choose to surf. Located south of Omaha out on the Tawharanui Peninsula this is a magical spot. There are several peaks along the beach, with different bays to choose from with both right and left hander breaks. The wave is punchy, fun and generally a good spot for beginner / intermediate surfers. Good for all levels of surfer. This is a super popular beach so always keep an eye on other beach users and swimmers.

Logistics:

  • An hours drive north of Auckland
  • There are no food facilities here as it's in a regional park, ensure you bring your own food and water. Matakana is nearby with an amazing array of options.

SURF TE ARAI AND MANGAWHAI
Classic East Coast beaches, nearby popular holiday towns. Te Arai has an awesome point break, attracting good surfers when the surf is pumping. There are many cafes and pubs nearby in Mangawhai and Waipu.

Te Arai Beach surf break Te Arai Beach


Lessons

Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$80 per person
1
Surf | Auckland Region
Te Arai Beach - Aotearoa Surf School
$80 per person
Surf | Auckland Region
Te Arai Beach - Aotearoa Surf School
$99 - $149 per person
Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$150 per person
1
Surf | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui
$50 per person
1

Surfboard Hire

Surf Hire | Tawharanui Beach
O'Neill Surf Academy - Tawharanui