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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  • Take some shade with you - there aren't trees on the beach. The beach is gorgeous and good for swimming, surfing, body boarding or just hanging out on the beach. We often see families here.  more »
  • nice sand dunes to slide down. short stroll from car park. Kids will enjoy the place. Hard climb up for good views.  more »
  • Beautiful beach, something for everyone; surf for boogie boarders, lifeguards for the cautious, warm lagoon for the young and clean and beautiful sand and ocean for everyone. Had the best summer swim ...  more »
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