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Address: Ocean Beach Road | Whangarei Heads, Whangarei 0192, New Zealand
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This is one of the most beautiful beaches I feel in Northland. Beautiful white sandy beach and fantastic walks. In the summertime one can feel safe swimming between the flags as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is one of the most beautiful beaches I feel in Northland. Beautiful white sandy beach and fantastic walks. In the summertime one can feel safe swimming between the flags as the lifesaving club is nearby. Great beach for surfing on a good day. Fishing from the rocks at Ocean beach is yet another treat to do.

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Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It is a bit of a drive from Whangarei (about 45 minutes) ... but it is well worth the time to get to this gem of a beach. The main beach is a real attraction for surfers and wave hoppers alike. Being a patrolled beach makes it generally safe for the family, but may be too rough for the very... More 

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Bring a picnic because there isn't anything around here other than a few holiday houses. A stunning location, great for a swim or hiking around the headlands. There's a big sand dune for kids and big kids. A must visit if you're in the area.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Beach is feel nice. Not really for swimming on . Better the surfers as the waves can get fairly high

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

A gorgeous little gem, Ocean Beach is a pristine gentle surfing beach with white sand, separated by a large sand dune from the adjoining bay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The beaches were clean and beautiful. We spent the day sitting in the sun and enjoying a picnic lunch. Not much swimming as the water was very cold.

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Never neglect a stop off at a beach on the eastern ( Pacific ) side of Northland. Even during summer months you may find total seclusion and privacy, or perhaps another couple at most. The seabirds serenade you with unexpected song, the sounds and cadence of the surf are so calming yet invigorating at the same time. Each seems more... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

populated more by locals than tourists this is another great Bay of Islands beach, A bit of a drive but worth the effort. Great for surfers

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great beach for surfers but also great for children as it has a shallow lagoon type pool so children can paddle

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

This beach was 5 min from our place of stay. What a beautiful view from the top of the short trek on the right. The waves were nice and we had a bit of a swim close in as it was chilly in January. I liked that there was a trail to hike as well as get in a swim... More 

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Address: Address: Ocean Beach Road | Whangarei Heads, Whangarei 0192, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei

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