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SURFING in New Zealand?

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1. Posted by bananadude (Budding Member 5 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Can you surf in New Zealand, and is it good surf? I will be there in late November through until early January 2006.

2. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

I had surfing lessons at Raglan, which is apparently a very long left-han break, not that I really know anything. Seemed pretty good to me. Cold though.

3. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Left-hand. Not chinese.

4. Posted by FionaNZ (Respected Member 903 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

HELL YES you can surf in NZ, even the hobbits got hooked on surfing while they were here filming LOTR We are surrounded by water after all

Check out this site
http://www.surf.co.nz/regions/nz/