South Island Wide Surfing, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, & Water Sports
With a great selection of nearby ocean, rivers and lakes, the South Island is an ideal location for a wide range of water sports, such as surfing, kiteboarding, wind surfing and kite surfing. If you need help, South Island surfing schools offer surfing lessons for all ages and abilities.
See also our Canoeing and Kayaking, Diving and Snorkelling, Jet Boating and Jet Skiing, Rafting, Fishing, Boats, Sailing and Charters, Whales, Dolphins, Seals and Penguins, Family Water Fun and Swimming Pools Directories.
NB: This South Island directory is specifically for tourism companies that cover the South Island. They either have many outlets or are able to offer you a service throughout this part of the country.
Select Surfing and Water Sports in the South Island of New Zealand from the list below.
Mobile-friendly - Come and experience surfing at a stunning location on the West Coast of the South Island - Tauranga Bay! This beach provides both first timers with a safe and invigorating environment to learn in as well as providing some world class waves for the more experienced surfers.
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This South Island surfing and water sports map displays tourism business locations in your chosen region, area, city or township. Click on a South Island map location icon to display more information.