Surfing New Zealand
Mount Maunganui surfing spot
New Zealand is a great country to discover through surfing. There is an abundance of beautiful landscapes and memorable surf spots, from the local city beaches to the remote ends of the island. Please always hold the utmost respect for our pristine coastal environment and do your part to keep this country beautiful.
Mauao is the sacred mountain at the entrance to Tauranga Harbour. Its name, meaning 'caught in the light of the day', comes from the legend in which Mauao was once a nameless mountain, spurned in love by the beautiful mountain Pūwhenua.
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