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19 November 2009

Trip to North Island NZ

Off to surf Northland in NZ so I am setting up one place to access all the websites I need for the trip.

North end of North Island. Shortcut to get here:
to map

Overview Tasman Sea

Sweet spot NZ

I wish other countries, regions & places had this:
On forecast pages use the link to wavefinder

North Tip

Spirits Bay

NW coast

Go to for surf reports & forecasts
Next 6 days

NE coast

Go to for surf reports & forecasts
Next 6 days



Go to for surf reports & forecasts
Next 6 days at Whangamata Beach
Hot Water
Also, you could take this as a general note on South Pacific swells:
"best time period for significant swell for Teahupoo, Tahiti during the months of April and May, are during the last two weeks of April and the first week of May."

02 November 2009

About your Beach

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