Ngarunui Beach, Raglan

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The rough western exposure of Ngarunui Beach provides ideal surfing conditions along this stretch of black sandy beach. Visitors come for the beginners' surfing, but stay for the sunbathing and invigorating swimming in this scenic spot. Lifeguards patrol the beach during the summer months, keeping an attentive eye on swimmers. Onsite surf schools rent out boards and wetsuits. Take advantage of the scenic area above the beach for picnicking, hiking trails, restrooms, and lookout points to watch surfers and sunsets. Lush green rolling hills surround the sandy beach. Note that in windy weather swimming can be a challenge here; inexperienced swimmers should exercise caution. Plan to visit Ngarunui Beach during your Raglan vacation using our convenient Raglan online travel planner .
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  • excellent Beach to rest and relax, water sports in the area however we were travelling with a 3 year old and all she was interested was to swim and eat. Many places to eat and indeed a beautiful place...  more »
  • Great experience watching the surfers ride very long waves. Lots of grassy areas for wave watching and picnic areas.  more »
  • Great beach with lots of surfing opportunity. A bit hard to access for older people as it is quite steep to get to the beach itself  more »

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