Matakana island
 
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Discription of surf spot: Matakana island, New Zealand

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Type of Wave reef break  
Direction left and right 
Bottom sand 
Level Intermediate 
Crowds a normal crowd 
Hazards locals can get prety ruff,but pay some respecks and alls good 
Lenght 100-200 meter lenght 
Places to stay no accomodation  
Nearest big city tauranga 
Nearest airport tauranga 
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29 May 2016 Surf in south during the winter season 6 views 0 replies

Surf in south during the winter season
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22 Apr 2016 Surf Conditions in November 73 views 0 replies

Surf Conditions in November
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07 Apr 2016 March wetsuit? 1265 views 2 replies

March wetsuit?
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07 Apr 2016 bring my own board or buy 2nd handed one in NZ 2501 views 2 replies

bring my own board or buy 2nd handed one in NZ
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31 Jan 2016 beginners 174 views 0 replies

beginners
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26 Dec 2015 Has surfing sold out? 262 views 1 replies

Has surfing sold out?
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10 Dec 2015 Surfing New Zeland,when is the best time of the year???? 13322 views 5 replies

Surfing New Zeland,when is the best time of the year????
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19 Nov 2015 Come surf New Zealand with me 290 views 0 replies

Come surf New Zealand with me
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14 Nov 2015 New Zealand Bodyboard spot? 3000 views 0 replies

New Zealand Bodyboard spot?
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13 Nov 2015 new zealand surf/road trip 7978 views 10 replies

new zealand surf/road trip
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22 Jul 2015 Any broken or damaged short boards for cheap price? 4817 views 0 replies

Any broken or damaged short boards for cheap price?
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07 Jul 2015 best place on the North Island for a beginner to learn to surf? 847 views 0 replies

best place on the North Island for a beginner to learn to surf?
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19 May 2015 surfable? 353 views 0 replies

surfable?
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15 Apr 2015 Surfing Wellington 3126 views 3 replies

Surfing Wellington
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12 Mar 2015 Best way to find surf in NZ 1286 views 1 replies

Best way to find surf in NZ
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14 Nov 2014 Work and surf north island 889 views 0 replies

Work and surf north island
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09 Nov 2014 Beginner waves North Island? 1698 views 0 replies

Beginner waves North Island?
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07 Oct 2014 Full Time Surfboard Laminator wanted - Gold Coast, Australia 482 views 0 replies

Full Time Surfboard Laminator wanted - Gold Coast, Australia
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10 May 2014 Safety at Raglan 2217 views 4 replies

Safety at Raglan
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10 May 2014 Studying Abroad in New Zealand 935 views 2 replies

Studying Abroad in New Zealand
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10 Apr 2014 Raglan Surfing School - experience or better recommendation? 894 views 0 replies

Raglan Surfing School - experience or better recommendation?
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04 Apr 2014 best place to live in NZ for surf and live music? 2439 views 1 replies

best place to live in NZ for surf and live music?
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18 Mar 2014 Wellington Surfers 3213 views 6 replies

Wellington Surfers
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20 Feb 2014 Backpacking New Zealand (MARCH/APRIL) 832 views 0 replies

Backpacking New Zealand (MARCH/APRIL)
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25 Sep 2013 Which beaches are best to surf in NZ? 3312 views 3 replies

Which beaches are best to surf in NZ?
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15 Jan 2013 buy used surfboards 5275 views 2 replies

buy used surfboards
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15 Jan 2013 North Island near Auckland 3506 views 1 replies

North Island near Auckland
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24 Oct 2012 Backpacking/surfing 2674 views 3 replies

Backpacking/surfing
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11 Oct 2012 Anywhere in NZ that you can surf wetsuit-free year round? 16692 views 15 replies

Anywhere in NZ that you can surf wetsuit-free year round?
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06 Mar 2012 Beginner/intermediate surf spot 4458 views 0 replies

Beginner/intermediate surf spot
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12 Dec 2011 Where to surf on Sth Island 3518 views 0 replies

Where to surf on Sth Island
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03 Apr 2011 Is it possible to surf in Long Beach (Dunedin)? 2444 views 0 replies

Is it possible to surf in Long Beach (Dunedin)?
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21 Mar 2011 How is da surf in NZ in may??? 3025 views 3 replies

How is da surf in NZ in may???
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15 Mar 2011 Surfing NZ in may 2418 views 0 replies

Surfing NZ in may
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04 Feb 2011 are there waves in auckland 3322 views 1 replies

are there waves in auckland
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11 Jan 2011 Surfing in late March--should I go north or south island? 3969 views 2 replies

Surfing in late March--should I go north or south island?
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11 Oct 2010 Seeking surf advice and surf buddies in Hawkes Bay area 2248 views 0 replies

Seeking surf advice and surf buddies in Hawkes Bay area
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22 Apr 2010 Moving to Auckland 2893 views 3 replies

Moving to Auckland
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30 Mar 2010 sick of wellington surfers at castlepoint??? 14968 views 19 replies

sick of wellington surfers at castlepoint???
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24 Mar 2010 Campervaning around NZ 2963 views 1 replies

Campervaning around NZ
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27 Jan 2010 Gallery of surf pix from all over NZ 2878 views 0 replies

Gallery of surf pix from all over NZ
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16 Dec 2009 Best city for surfing in NZ? 9825 views 8 replies

Best city for surfing in NZ?
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14 Dec 2009 Moving to New Zealand 5618 views 7 replies

Moving to New Zealand
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02 Nov 2009 New to surfing in NZ. 2882 views 1 replies

New to surfing in NZ.
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16 Oct 2009 Surfing in Dunedin. 3661 views 3 replies

Surfing in Dunedin.
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07 Oct 2009 Canadian chic seeking some NZ info for surf adventure! 3255 views 4 replies

Canadian chic seeking some NZ info for surf adventure!
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25 Sep 2009 Where to surf in South Island in Nov/Dec? 2707 views 0 replies

Where to surf in South Island in Nov/Dec?
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20 Sep 2009 aukland or dunedin? 2714 views 1 replies

aukland or dunedin?
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26 Aug 2009 big waves at mexico this august 2335 views 0 replies

big waves at mexico this august
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15 Aug 2009 Oct. travel 2200 views 0 replies

Oct. travel
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27 Jul 2009 bodyboarding spots in maui 7992 views 4 replies

bodyboarding spots in maui
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16 May 2009 surf work and start a new live in new zeland 22708 views 28 replies

surf work and start a new live in new zeland
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12 May 2009 help me 1916 views 0 replies

help me
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08 May 2009 Surf a good standard wondering what the surf is like AUG/SEP 1975 views 1 replies

Surf a good standard wondering what the surf is like AUG/SEP
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25 Apr 2009 Doctor looking for quality surf in NZ. where to live? 2602 views 3 replies

Doctor looking for quality surf in NZ. where to live?
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23 Apr 2009 How is the surfing and weather on the north island in July? 2156 views 0 replies

How is the surfing and weather on the north island in July?
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02 Apr 2009 surf shop 1997 views 1 replies

surf shop
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27 Jan 2009 All-round wetsuit March/April North/South NZ 2219 views 0 replies

All-round wetsuit March/April North/South NZ
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14 Jan 2009 Wetsuits in Feb 2270 views 3 replies

Wetsuits in Feb
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08 Dec 2008 Is it true a new surf lodge for Hickory bay banks peninsula 2730 views 0 replies

Is it true a new surf lodge for Hickory bay banks peninsula
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05 Dec 2008 water temp 4445 views 1 replies

water temp
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04 Dec 2008 Consistancy and trip length. 3000 views 2 replies

Consistancy and trip length.
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22 Nov 2008 Visiting student - Better surf, Dunedin or Christchurch?? 4244 views 4 replies

Visiting student - Better surf, Dunedin or Christchurch??
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27 Oct 2008 place to live at northern island 2283 views 0 replies

place to live at northern island
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09 Oct 2008 looking for some people from Auckland to go surfing 2037 views 0 replies

looking for some people from Auckland to go surfing
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18 Sep 2008 Best Surf within easy reach from Hamilton 3821 views 1 replies

Best Surf within easy reach from Hamilton
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27 Aug 2008 Anyone willing to discuss surfing options near Hamilton? 2096 views 2 replies

Anyone willing to discuss surfing options near Hamilton?
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19 May 2008 sharks and sea lions down south 2146 views 1 replies

sharks and sea lions down south
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19 May 2008 What Wetsuit for South Island in Winter/Spring 2939 views 0 replies

What Wetsuit for South Island in Winter/Spring
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29 Apr 2008 Gisborne Area 8920 views 20 replies

Gisborne Area
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20 Apr 2008 Tropical Cruiser? Maldives.. 1591 views 1 replies

Tropical Cruiser? Maldives..
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18 Apr 2008 Water temps in Dunedin Feb-Jun 1958 views 0 replies

Water temps in Dunedin Feb-Jun
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14 Apr 2008 Prices NZ 2078 views 2 replies

Prices NZ
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27 Mar 2008 surfing nz in october 07 5175 views 3 replies

surfing nz in october 07
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26 Mar 2008 Moving to NZ...new 2183 views 2 replies

Moving to NZ...new
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20 Mar 2008 Uncrowded surf in NZ 3638 views 2 replies

Uncrowded surf in NZ
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20 Mar 2008 Christchurch / Kaikoura surftrip 2487 views 4 replies

Christchurch / Kaikoura surftrip
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20 Mar 2008 looking for surf buddie in north island,NZ march 15- april 5 1398 views 1 replies

looking for surf buddie in north island,NZ march 15- april 5
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20 Mar 2008 Great surf city 3487 views 7 replies

Great surf city
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10 Mar 2008 any surfing on any coasts near Queenstown,south island, NZ 2678 views 1 replies

any surfing on any coasts near Queenstown,south island, NZ
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