The Council maintains the following boat launch services for public use. Charges apply for the use of boat ramps. Refer to notices displayed on-site for details.
Banks Peninsula's slipways are being improved over the next few months.
Please check below for temporary closures.
Charteris Bay: Re-opening Friday 26 February
Sandy Bay: Closed from Thursday 25 February to Saturday 4 March
Wainui Bay: Closed from Monday 1 March to Saturday 20 March
Bruce Terrace: Closed from Monday 15 March to Friday 2 April
Takamatua: Closed from Monday 29 March to Friday 2 April
Please note that work is subject to weather conditions and tides so dates may be flexible.
|Per day||Per month||Per annum
|Private recreation users||$7||$66||$151||$57|
|Avonside Drive, between Swanns Road and Stanmore Road Bridge||Avonside|
|Corner Medway Street and River Road||Avonside|
|Corner Retreat Road and Avonside Drive||Avonside|
|Cambridge Terrace, between Barbadoes Street and Fitzgerald Avenue||Central city|
|Corner Connal and McRae Streets||Woolston|
|Corner Rutherford and Lane Streets||Woolston|
Visit Water Safety New Zealand(external link) for excellent safety tips and emergency information.