Riwaka

Population: 549 (2006 estimate)

This page contains information and links about Riwaka, New Zealand.

Riwaka is famous for its horticulture industry especially apples, pears, kiwifruit and hops. It also has a variety of accommodation options for visitors wanting to experience the nearby attractions including fishing for brown trout in the Riwaka River or hiking in Kahurangi and Abel Tasman National Parks.

The nearby Riwaka Resurgence, off the Riwaka Valley Road, can be reached on foot. The source of the Riwaka River is an underground spring and you can see the water bubbling out of an underground cave.

Photo credit: Wendy McGregor

Photo credit: Wendy McGregor

Riwaka Information


Riwaka Photos

Photos of the Riwaka area from members of the public.

Riwaka Plans

Information about plans and projects for Riwaka outlined in the Long Term Plan and Annual Plan.

Riwaka Recreation

Information about community halls, reserves, playgrounds, and sportsgrounds in and around Motueka.

Riwaka Services

Information about cemeteries, libraries, rubbish, recycling, water supply and wastewater in and around Riwaka.


Council Representation and Council Offices