Kaitarakihi Bay, Northern Manukau Harbour

Auckland, New Zealand
Managed by Swim Guide NZ

Kaitarakihi Bay is a beach with fine, pale sand and makes a quieter and less-crowded alternative to the nearby Cornwallis beach. Gorgeous views of Manukau Harbour can be had from the beachfront, and welcome shade is provided by a copse of overhanging pohutukawa trees. On the road down to the beachfront, visitors can stop off to see Spragg Monument, a stone spire erected to honour a local pilot killed in the First World War. Facilities include parking and toilets.

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on April 30th, 2017. Swim Guide NZ updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Kaitarakihi Bay, Northern Manukau Harbour is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

This beach is no longer monitored.

Previously, a beach received a pass in Swim Guide when samples were below the water quality standard of 140 enterococci/100 mL.

Previously, a beach received a fail in Swim Guide when samples exceeded the water quality criteria of 140 enterococci/100 mL.

Swimming is not recommended within 48 hours after a heavy rainfall or around storm water outfalls and at stream mouths.

You can report pollution concerns by calling 09 377 3107 and by using our Report Pollution tool on Swim Guide.

You can find more beaches in this area using Swim Guide or by visiting safeswim.nz.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Kaitarakihi Bay, Northern Manukau Harbour

Auckland, New Zealand
Managed by Swim Guide NZ

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on April 30th, 2017. Swim Guide NZ updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   

Kaitarakihi Bay is a beach with fine, pale sand and makes a quieter and less-crowded alternative to the nearby Cornwallis beach. Gorgeous views of Manukau Harbour can be had from the beachfront, and welcome shade is provided by a copse of overhanging pohutukawa trees. On the road down to the beachfront, visitors can stop off to see Spragg Monument, a stone spire erected to honour a local pilot killed in the First World War. Facilities include parking and toilets.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Kaitarakihi Bay, Northern Manukau Harbour is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

This beach is no longer monitored.

Previously, a beach received a pass in Swim Guide when samples were below the water quality standard of 140 enterococci/100 mL.

Previously, a beach received a fail in Swim Guide when samples exceeded the water quality criteria of 140 enterococci/100 mL.

Swimming is not recommended within 48 hours after a heavy rainfall or around storm water outfalls and at stream mouths.

You can report pollution concerns by calling 09 377 3107 and by using our Report Pollution tool on Swim Guide.

You can find more beaches in this area using Swim Guide or by visiting safeswim.nz.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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