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Ngarunui Beach

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Address: Riria Kereopa Memorial Drive, Raglan, New Zealand
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Good big beach but big uphill climb to get off it.

You need to be fit to visit this beach as it is down a very steep walk. Full of surfers so take care if you swim.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Jancrow4
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You need to be fit to visit this beach as it is down a very steep walk. Full of surfers so take care if you swim.

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Oromocto NB
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were a little late in the morning and parking was busy. There is a good downhill walk to the beach and a couple of places to watch the surfers on the way up. Pretty black sand beach well worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best beaches i was in NZ. Surfer area, big & sauvage. Not far from the Raglan Center, a nice town.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not great weather, but we did go for a swim and enjoyed it! Would still not feel too crowded on a busy day.

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vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok we loved this beach - it was simply beautiful and then the Life Saving crew were so fantastic and took my older relatives up the kind of crazy hill in their buggy to the carpark!

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Konstanz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Had a wonderful horse ride on that beach (Surf & Turf) while my frinds went on a walk with their dog. Seems to me that everybody Comes along quite well with each other here on this beach. There are as well spots to swim.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great black sand beach walk. My teens walked for 3 hours!! Quiet, tranquil walk. Lots of surfers in the morning.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this beach, especially bodyboarding... It's nice to walk along although the sand does get very hot... I have been a number of times so it's definitely worth going....

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a great black sand beach in Raglan to come to. Its vast and sandy and has lots of good spots for picnics, sunbathing, building sandcastles, picking seashells etcs. Very popular with the locals and tourists so beware its gets quite busy during peak summer season. One can learn to surf here as its very popular for surfing. LIfeguards... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We spent he afternoon here and a trip to the beach was well worth it. Great waves and the view from the top of the hill onto the Bach is amazing

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