Ohope Beach

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Ohope (Beach)
Town
Ohope Beach from the air, looking north
Ohope Beach from the air, looking north
Ohope (Beach) is located in New Zealand
Ohope (Beach)
Ohope (Beach)
Coordinates: 37°58′00″S 177°04′00″E / 37.96667°S 177.06667°E / -37.96667; 177.06667
Country New Zealand
RegionBay of Plenty
Territorial authorityWhakatane District
WardWhakatāne-Ohope
Early morning on Ohope Beach in summer

Ohope Beach (Maori: "Ōhope") is a beach in the eastern Bay of Plenty, on the northeast coast of the North Island of New Zealand, six kilometres east and over the hill, from Whakatane.

Holiday destination[edit]

It is a popular holiday destination during the New Zealand summer, with several kilometres of safe swimming beaches. The western end of the beach is popular for surfing during the summer and Christmas period.

Town facilities[edit]

Ohope is also home to the Ohope Beach Primary School, which has 12 classrooms.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Subnational Population Estimates: At 30 June 2018 (provisional)". Statistics New Zealand. 23 October 2018. Retrieved 23 October 2018. For urban areas, "Subnational population estimates (UA, AU), by age and sex, at 30 June 1996, 2001, 2006-18 (2017 boundaries)". Statistics New Zealand. 23 October 2018. Retrieved 23 October 2018.

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Coordinates: 37°57′53″S 177°02′36″E / 37.9648°S 177.0434°E / -37.9648; 177.0434