Lake WaikaremoanaPHOTO: Stefan Marks | Creative Commons
the East Coast region
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.