Patons Rock Beach - Swimming Water Quality

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Enterococci Results for the 2017-2018 Season

Water Temperature for the 2017-2018 season

It is recommended recreational users allow the water to clear before using the beach again after periods of heavy rainfall.

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About Patons Rock Beach

Patons Rock Beach is a 15 minute drive northwest of Takaka.

During the peak Christmas-January period the beach has between 80 and 120 visitors a day.

The main recreational use is swimming and boating.

Please Note: This site is only sampled every second year. It was last sampled over the 2015/16 summer season. If you would like to view the historic data please click on the View Archive Data link above.

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Map of Site Location

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Tasman District Council has exercised all reasonable skill and care in collecting and displaying this information. However, the data is provisional, and may be incorrect until checked by staff. Data should be used with caution where there are safety, monetary, or operational consequences if the data is incorrect. Note also, the data may be changed at a later time.