The river and recreation
  • A page has been prepared using Google Maps to pinpoint River Access.  Click on a marker for information. If this information is out-of-date please inform us at
  • Many people enjoy using the river in different ways. Boating, fishing, walking need no further description but how about using the Waitaki  like some use the Waikato?
Current issues
1. Minimum water flow in the river affects boating.
2. Didymo control difficult.