About Chances

Chances Surf NZ Takanini
Chances Surf has been bringing Kiwi’s the must have surf, fashion & swimwear brands in NZ since 1985, with our first store opening its doors in Oneroa, Waiheke Island. We now have 13 retail stores located within the North Island and an online store stocking the hottest surf, lifestyle and swimwear brands.
You’ll find a Chances retail store in some of the best beach locations in New Zealand. Such as Waiheke Island, St. Heliers, Orewa, Whangamata, Tairua and Whitianga. As well as urban stores in Takanini, Pukekohe, Morrinsville, Cambridge, Paeroa and our latest store in Ponsonby.
Chances offers a wide selection of apparel, footwear and accessories for guys and girls inspired by the surf/skate/street lifestyle. From bikini’s, boardshorts and t-shirts to jeans and hoodies, you can't go wrong anytime of the year.
You will find that we stock only the hottest must have brands such as Roxy, Seafolly, Hurley, Billabong, O'Neill, RVCA, Element, Quiksilver, ilabb, Junkfood Jeans, Hydro Flask, RVCA, Globe, VISSLA, Betty Basics, Sunseeker, Havaianas, Quay, DC and lots more.
We look forward to seeing you in-store soon. Find your local Chances Surf retail stores HERE!

How to shop with us

Our Cambridge, Morrinsville, Paeroa, Tairua, Whangamata and Whitianga stores are all open and operating under alert level 2. Shop in store or click and collect.
Our Auckland stores – Ponsonby, Takanini Southgate, St Heliers, Pukekohe, Orewa and Waiheke Island - remain closed under alert level 4 but our online store is open. Shop online and receive free shipping for all orders over $49. We’ve also doubled our returns policy, so if you’re not completely happy with your purchase, you’ve now got up to 60 days to return it to us, making shopping during lockdown that little bit easier.
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