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Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Buller Festival 2021 (Postponed)

Buller river Murchison

Due to COVID restrictions this Event has been postponed.  A new Date is to be announced ASAP. Buller Festival, New Zealand's premier white water event,  takes place in Murchison. Full events details to follow closer to the date. Check our Buller Festival 2021 on Facebook and https://bullerfestival.wordpress.com/

Tongariro Access 14 & 13 Natural Flow

A14 A13 river sections at natural flow during the period of 6th through to 25th. Genesis maintenance work will result in higher flows than usual on the Tongariro River for much of March. From Saturday 6 March to Friday 19 March (Works extended to 22), the Moawhango and Rangipo Intake Tunnels will be inspected.  This...

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Tongariro Access 10 Natural Flow

A10 river section at natural flow during the period of 22nd through to 31st. Genesis maintenance work will result in higher flows than usual on the Tongariro River for much of March. From Monday 22 March to Wednesday 31 March, the Poutu Tunnel and Canal will be inspected, affecting the flows downstream of Poutu Intake,...

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Buller Festival 2021 (Re-scheduled)

Buller Festival is New Zealand's premier whitewater sports event, held every year in beautiful Murchison. Opening with the Awanui Film Awards on Friday 5th of March. Saturday the 6th we head to O'Sullivan's Rapid for kayak slalom and RafterX. Our Saturday night party is on West Bank Road, with epic local bands. On Sunday we...

Tongariro River Recreational Release (Access 10)

Genesis Energy will provide a recreational release of the Tongariro River section below Poutu dam & Intake. This section is known as Access 10 (A10) Flows of 30 cubic metres per second for 6 hours will be released from Poutu Intake into the Tongariro River between 9am and 3pm. Location - Poutu Dam (Get-in), Kaimanawa...

Tongariro River Recreational Release (Access 13 & 14)

Genesis Energy will provide a recreational release of the Tongariro River section below Rangipo dam & Intake. There are two sections suitable for paddling and are known as Access 14 (A14) & Access 13 (A13). A14 is from Rangipo dam to upstream side of Tree Trunk Gorge. A13 is from downstream side of Tree Trunk...

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Whakapapa River Recreational Release (1)

Possible Release (1) - If this release is cancelled then it will move to the (1) Back-up date. The natural flow of the Whakapapa River will be released downstream of the Whakapapa Intake for 8 hours between 9am and 5pm. Recreational releases from Whakapapa Intake require a minimum flow of 16 cumecs in the Whakapapa...

Whakapapa River Recreational Release (1) Back-up

Possible Release (1) Back-up date - If this back-up release is cancelled there are no more release (1) opportunities. The natural flow of the Whakapapa River will be released downstream of the Whakapapa Intake for 8 hours between 9am and 5pm. Recreational releases from Whakapapa Intake require a minimum flow of 16 cumecs in the...

Whakapapa River Recreational Release (2)

Possible Release (2) - If this release is cancelled then it will move to the (2) Back-up date. The natural flow of the Whakapapa River will be released downstream of the Whakapapa Intake for 8 hours between 9am and 5pm. Recreational releases from Whakapapa Intake require a minimum flow of 16 cumecs in the Whakapapa...

Whakapapa River Recreational Release (2) Back-up

Possible Release (2) Back-up date - If this back-up release is cancelled there are no more release (2) opportunities. The natural flow of the Whakapapa River will be released downstream of the Whakapapa Intake for 8 hours between 9am and 5pm. Recreational releases from Whakapapa Intake require a minimum flow of 16 cumecs in the...

Tongariro River Recreational Release (Access 10)

Poutu Intake

Genesis Energy will provide a recreational release of the Tongariro River section below Poutu dam & Intake. This section is known as Access 10 (A10) Flows of 30 cubic metres per second for 6 hours will be released from Poutu Intake into the Tongariro River between 9am and 3pm. Location - Poutu Dam (Get-in), Kaimanawa...

Tongariro River Recreational Release (Access 13 & 14)

Rangopo Dam

Genesis Energy will provide a recreational release of the Tongariro River section below Rangipo dam & Intake. There are two sections suitable for paddling and are known as Access 14 (A14) & Access 13 (A13). A14 is from Rangipo dam to upstream side of Tree Trunk Gorge. A13 is from downstream side of Tree Trunk...

2nd Annual Hutt River Festival

Hutt Gorge Kaitoke Regional Park, Upper Hutt, Wellington

The Kaitoke Gorge team race is Saturday, 2 Oct. followed with a post-race BBQ at the Hutt Valley Canoe Club Clubhouse. The festivities will continue at the Kaitoke Regional Park Campground in the evening. There will be an individual race on Sunday morning. Event Details: Comaraderie, whitewater, camping, and all around good times. Come join...

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....

Kayakers Beginner’s Course Nelson

Nelson Nelson,

This course us for people with little or no kayaking experience. Based in a pool then river enviroment with some white water. Skills transferable to all types of kayaking. Fun supportive enviroment

$300

Wairoa River Recreational Water Release

A controlled release of water into the Wairoa River will take place between 10am and 4pm. The Wairoa river near Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s best stretches of accessible white water.  The Trustpower Kaimai Hydroelectric Power Scheme provides great white water for recreational kayakers and rafters, by regularly releasing water from McLaren Falls dam....