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Barrels

Nice spot after a good 2o minutes drive on gravel road. Spot gets crowded. Really good surfing... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
PriceMTL
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Noosa, Australia
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Oooohh my :)

It is always with some uncertainty and anxiety one travels to far away destinations in a... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
IlhamiA
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11 Mar 2018
“Barrels”
15 Dec 2017
“Oooohh my :)”
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Nice spot after a good 2o minutes drive on gravel road. Spot gets crowded. Really good surfing! Lots of sea life; birds, dolphins and seals. On low tide you can walk on the rocks around the right corner and have a look in the next...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

It is always with some uncertainty and anxiety one travels to far away destinations in a autocamper. Especially with children. That was certainly the case for our family of 4, when we headed towards Purakaunui Bay. But i promise. It is definately worth the long...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank IlhamiA
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful bay. You take a gravel road which is quite narrow in places to this bay. When you get there you are not disappointed. On the left large stone cliffs tower above the small sandy bay. The water is not still, very much...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank lucystarbuck
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Beach is very nice if you are surfer or just you want to relax. High cliffs. On the campsite basic things (long drop toilet, tap water). Don't expect to be there alone - many people think the same and thats why there is a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank PrzemekC
Reviewed 30 September 2015

You take a long drive down a gravel road off an already remote main road in the Catlins area of Otago, to arrive at a DOC camp, with some good but basic toilet facilities and nothing else. We arrived at the end of a long...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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