Lake Rotoiti Reservation for Waka Ama Races

Wednesday 31 January 2018

The Maitahi Outrigger Canoe Club will be holding a regatta at Lake Rotoiti between 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm on Friday 09 February and between 8am and 5pm on Saturday 10 February 2018.

Speed Limit Uplift

Under the Tasman District Council Navigation Safety Bylaw, a speed-limit uplifting has been granted and most of Kerr Bay, including the water ski access lane, swimming area and those areas of water adjacent to the launching ramps and beach has been reserved for the event.

Reservation for Event

For the dates and times detailed above, the organisers of the Nelson Lakes Tuna e Hoe Ana shall have exclusive use of the area defined above.


Vessels wishing to transit through or enter the reserved area during the event may do so only after consulting with an event Marshal in person or on VHF channel 17, and then may only do so when, and under such conditions that the event organisers may specify.