New Chums Beach

Whangapoua, New Zealand
Managed by Pulse Energy

New Chums beach is near Whangapoua on the coast of the Coromandel Peninsula in Wainuiototo Bay.

New Chums beach is not accessible by car. You can get there by a 30-minute walk along the coast at the northern end of Whangapoua.

Don’t let the walk put you off as it is definitely worth it when you arrive. New Chums beach is one of top beaches in the world!

Make sure you pack a picnic and spend the whole day there.

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WATER QUALITY
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  • Current Status
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

New Chums Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Waikato Regional Council historically gathered samples at coastal sites in order have a representative graph of the quality of recreational sites. Data was collected on the West Coast in 2008-2009 and on the Coromandel Peninsula in 2007-2008.

Sites are not currently monitored and therefore there are no water quality updates for Waikato swim sites in Swim Guide.

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

For more information on historical monitoring in this region please visit the council’s website: http://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/Environment/Natural-resources/coast/Coastal-water-quality/Coastal-water-quality-for-swimming/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

New Chums Beach

Whangapoua, New Zealand
Managed by Pulse Energy

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
For water quality icon legend, click:   

New Chums beach is near Whangapoua on the coast of the Coromandel Peninsula in Wainuiototo Bay.

New Chums beach is not accessible by car. You can get there by a 30-minute walk along the coast at the northern end of Whangapoua.

Don’t let the walk put you off as it is definitely worth it when you arrive. New Chums beach is one of top beaches in the world!

Make sure you pack a picnic and spend the whole day there.

Photo to Awful n4

MONITORING FREQUENCY

New Chums Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Waikato Regional Council historically gathered samples at coastal sites in order have a representative graph of the quality of recreational sites. Data was collected on the West Coast in 2008-2009 and on the Coromandel Peninsula in 2007-2008.

Sites are not currently monitored and therefore there are no water quality updates for Waikato swim sites in Swim Guide.

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

For more information on historical monitoring in this region please visit the council’s website: http://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/Environment/Natural-resources/coast/Coastal-water-quality/Coastal-water-quality-for-swimming/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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