Lake WaikaremoanaPHOTO: Stefan Marks | Creative Commons
the East Coast region
The fuel facility at Waikaremoana Holiday Park will be unavailable from April 20 to May 21 2015. Fill your car or boat before you leave town. The last stops to fill up with fuel are in Murupara and Wairoa.
For more information, contact Waikaremoana Holiday Park, phone: +64 6 837 3826.
Ohora Swing Bridge is closed due to potential failure in one of the cables. An alternate route for crossing the river is available during low river flows.
The hire of rowboats on Lake Waikareiti has been stopped following a review of a recent search and rescue operation involving the boats. Read the media release for more information.
Lake Waikaremoana walks brochure (PDF, 1,021K)
Recreation in Northern Te Urewera (PDF, 881K)
Extreme weather changes are a feature of the area, including snow in summer.