Continent
Oceania
Country
New Zealand
Next Big City
Christchurch
Next Town
New Brighton South
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Big waves sometimes. Usually some sort of waves about with nice flats close to shore.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Tidal
Hazards:
Other
Beach Users:
January, December

Soft sand. Sometimes little bits of driftwood. Can be a tight squeeze at high tide depending on the shape of the sandbars.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Full wetsuit October and November, shorty after that. Winter very cold.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE
Main Direction:
NE

Main season October to March, with wind from the Northeast. Usually less than 20 knots but sometime stronger. Usually Northeast 3 or 4 days a week but sometimes only light. Northerly also good goes from about 20 knots up. Wind not good in winter.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Go to Christchurch, follow signs to New Brighton, then South Brighton (look for Bridge Street on a map).

Extra information

Rules
Zones, Time

Nightlife

No information