Your guide to surf cameras in New Zealand and worldwide

Click on blue writing to go to website  has half hourly updated shots of Piha on the west coast of Auckland.  Also  links to cameras at Waipu Cove , Raglan BarLlyal Bay in Wellinghton and other  locations. Also a report on conditions and tides and other information and links. Written reports are updated daily at 9 am.

Niwa  (National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research)

Have cameras at the following surf locations. Their NZ CAM - ERA map shows locations of their cameras or below are the direct links to the latest full page image of the following sites.

Pauanui North - Pauanui South - Tairua - Gisborne - New Plymouth -

Mokau A Taranaki - Mokau B - New Brighton Pier - Ashbuton A - Ashbuton B-

Check out the NIWA home page for links to other weather information and lots of other things to do with the climate, oceans and fisheries etc.

As mentioned in weather maps  is a new NZ site with reports, links and lots of other information.

Another new site bay of plenty surf cams   shows regularly updated photos of Mount Maunganui and Papamoa.

Del Surf Cam Fitzroy Beach New Plymouth. This camera is supplied courtesy of Del Surf Shop New Plymouth. Also includes history of earlier photos.

World Surf Cameras. Best of the net site a with links to cameras in Australia, USA mainland and Hawaii as well as other countries. It also features links to weather sites etc. Is an Australian site with excellent cameras taking updated shots every five seconds in famous spots like Burleigh Heads, Kirra and Noosa in Queensland. Lennox Head,  Manly and Cronualla in New South Wales.  Also features other weather information at several sites including wind speed, direction and temperatures. Their new broadband video web cams give excellent viewing.