Water Quality - Coast Beaches
|Date Tested||Water Quality||Result Level|
|8 February 2018||- Low health risk||Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.6|
|9 January 2018||- Low health risk||Enterococci CFU/100ml = 3.3|
|13 December 2017||- Low health risk||Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.7|
|5 December 2017||- Low health risk||E.Coli CFU/100mL = 3.3|
Testing frequency and reading levels
We monitor Te Araroa beach water quality monthly from December to February.
About Te Araroa
The beach site is accessed via Te Araroa Motor Holiday Park at the north end of Kawakawa Bay.
It has the steep Haupara headland, to the north, and a long sandy surf beach heading to the Te Araroa township. The water quality here is usually excellent.