The site of the 1999 World Freestyle Championships, the Nga Awa Purua wave is best at 180 to 240 cumecs. Phone 0800 820 082 Permission is needed for access on Tauhara North No. 2 Trust land downstream of the "Hay Barn". Also called Fulljames after Walter Leslie Fulljames (http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/Cenotaph/18811.detail). Contact for access: Forest & General Security Ltd, 63 Miro St Taupo Phone 07-376 5333.
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