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Water Quality - Gisborne to Wainui

Wainui Beach Surf Club

Date TestedWater QualityResult Level
21 November 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.6
15 November 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.7
6 November 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.7
29 March 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.6
22 March 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.7
14 March 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = 4.9
7 March 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.6
27 February 2017 - Low health risk Enterococci CFU/100ml = <1.7

Testing frequency and reading levels

We monitor the water quality each week from November to March.

CFU water table results29

About Wainui Beach

Popular swimming, surfing and fishing beach. It has a patrolled swimming area in summer.

Care should be taken when swimming.  The regular cross currents create a challenging sea for all but strong, experienced swimmers. The beach sees more substantial waves than Poverty Bay.

Wainui Beach by the surf club

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