Makara Beach, Wellington

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Makara Beach is located in Wellington. Make Makara Beach a centerpiece of your Wellington vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Wellington attractions planning website .
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  • For the classic untamed beaches of New Zealand, Makara Beach will not fail to impress. We were out here on a super windy and cold day, but loved it nontheless! Bring clothes for any season along with ...  more »
  • Love this wild and untamed beach. We went out on a horrible dreary cold windy day and found the carpark chocka with other people doing the same thing. Fabulous beach to walk along but noticed some ero...  more »
  • Always loved this wild beach...windswept, beautiful, often big waves. Popular with the fishermen in our family. My daughter lives there now. We all love Makara and its loving,caring community.  more »

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