Wavesailing in Taranaki Part 1 was about getting an overview of the area. This is Part 2 which will give you more details about the main wavesailing spots.
When you say “Wavesailing in New Zealand”, you need to say as well “Taranaki”. This is an overview of New Zealands top wavesailing location.
Labour Weekend – time for the annual trek to Taranaki from all over the country. Usually the Taranaki Wave Classic, New Zealands biggest and oldest windsurfing event, is happening over the long weekend. This year, it was more of an informal format. Nothing official organised, yet plenty of watersport enthusiasts made the most of the […]
Saturday morning, the swell dropped heaps from the day before, and the wind was supposed to pick up again. It was only the direction that wasn’t perfect for the usual spots around New Plymouth. But that’s why you are in Taranaki, an exposed 270 degree coastline that offers cross-offshore conditions in nearly any wind direction […]
Time flies, so time for a flashback and what have been up to during the last 5 months! First of all, it’s been a very windy year so far. We could go out on the water nearly every day since late September 🙂 The moment daylight saving hit, we spent countless evenings after work at […]
Giving the big city of Auckland a crack the last years has been good to us, great harbours and coastlines with many coastal islands to play in. Surfing, windsurfing, sup and kayak adventures are endless here. Yet we feel it is coming to a time for a new scene. And as our passion toward water […]
It was on! Water Nomads late summer Surfari to Taradise. With the promise of perfect weather and a moderate swell, five great windsurfers joined us for the weekend. Jill, Richard and David were so amped from our first trip and were straight into this one (pretty sure it was just the food). With Pete and […]
The first weekend of February 2019, New Plymouth, Taranaki, Aotearoa New Zealand… The scene was set! A crew of four keen windsurfer’s joined Water Nomads – Heidi and Bevan for a weekend of forecast promising windsurf wave sailing. From Auckland – Jill, Richard, Phillip and Wellington – David, we all descended on our classy accommodation […]
Heidi and Bevan suffer the endless desire to explore, but its more than that! We also have the desire to share…