Alerts

Whariwharangi Bay campsite

For Whariwharangi Bay campsite
Alert Torrent Bay High Tide Track - temporary bridge closure

The Torrent River Bridge on the High Tide Track between Anchorage and Torrent Bay is closed temporarily.

An alternative option is available. This involves fording the river at the marked location on the track.

This route involves walking over some slippery rocks and is only possible up to 4 hours either side of low tide. Visitors should be aware that water levels and flow may fluctuate and to proceed with caution during heavy rain.

First published on 19 August 2022. Last reviewed on 11 October 2022.
Date 8 Nov 2022 22:38
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.
For Whariwharangi Bay campsite
Alert Boil water at Abel Tasman Coast Tracks huts

Potable drinking water is no longer provided at these huts in Abel Tasman National Park:

  • Anchorage Hut
  • Bark Bay Hut
  • Awaroa Hut
  • Whariwharangi Hut

Visitors are advsied to boil water before use. 

This is a long term alert.

First published on 5 August 2022. Last reviewed on 7 November 2022.
Date 7 Nov 2022 10:37
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.