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Surfing Shipwreck Bay

Listed under Surfing in North Island, New Zealand.

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Basically a series of three left point breaks. Breaks well only rarely and only when big (over 8'). A challenging wave for experienced surfers only. Likely not to be too crowded, but don't go there on spec in the hope of a wave as it's very unlikely you'll be lucky. Follow weather maps and surf websites first.

Written by  Ian Wilson.

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