Ocean Beach, Whangarei Heads

4.8
#2 of 16 in Beaches in Northland Region
Get involved in a number of beach activities at Ocean Beach, a large white-sand shoreline with choppy waters. The sea along this coast provides lots of waves perfect for surfing, but the wind and clear waters also mean excellent conditions for wind surfing and diving. During calmer weather, take snorkeling gear and look for colorful marine life, or throw out your line and go fishing. Be careful while swimming and only do so in patrolled areas, especially with children or weak swimmers, as the current gets quite strong here. Take a picnic and plenty of water, because you will not find restaurants or snack bars here. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ocean Beach by using our Whangarei Heads online sightseeing planner .
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  • The beach is just a short stroll from the car park, unfortunately the toilets were burnt down, but there are a couple of portaloos in the car park. The beach is sandy and there are lifeguards on duty ...  more »
  • Went here for the time with my boyfriend last weekend and absolutely loved it. The beach is beautiful with good surf. There's a lovely walking track to the far right of the beach. It's a tough climb b...  more »
  • You can slide in the bodyboard kid, slipped in the corrugated cardboard field was Sandy Hill. If you do take advantage of GoPro, such as memories presentation on trip after trip turnout, no doubt without. Shadow is not so much firmly the sunshade measures.
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