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Lake events and closures

http://www.rotorualakes.co.nz/vdb/document/1630The Rotorua Te Arawa lakes are used for events throughout the year.  Some events require full or partial lake closures.

Event guidelines and safety on lakes are covered under the Navigation Safety on the Rotorua Lakes.

For more information call the Lakes Maritime Team on 0800 884 880 or view the Bay of Plenty Regional Navigation Safety Bylaw 2017.

Click here to find out how to book a lake for an event.

Lake Tikitapu (Blue Lake)

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

12 - 14 October 2018

Kayak Regatta BL1, Canoe Racing NZ

Details TBA Details TBA
27 October 2018 Details TBA, BOP Rowing Details TBA Details TBA
30 Nov - 2 Dec 2018

Kayak Regatta BL2, Canoe Racing NZ

Details TBA Details TBA
23 February 2019 Details TBA, NZWSRA Details TBA

Details TBA

Provisional Booking

1 - 3 March 2019 Powerboat Nationals, Lakes Powerboat Club Details TBA

Details TBA

Provisional Booking

16 March 2019 Legend of the Lake Swim, Quantum Events Ltd Details TBA

Details TBA

Provisional Booking

24 - 30 March 2019 National Secondary Schools Waka Ama Championships 2019, Te Waiariki Purea Trust Details TBA

Details TBA

Provisional Booking

       

Lake Rotoma

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       
12 - 13 January 2019 Details TBA, NZWSRA Details TBA

Details TBA

Provisional Booking

Lake Okareka

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       

Lake Okaro 

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       

Lake Okataina

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       

Lake Rotorua 

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

17 June - 8 July 2018

 

Waka Ama Worlds Championships Training,Hei Matau Paddlers

Waka Ama Training for World Championships.
NO CLOSURE
Lake Usage Only

Adjacent Porakau Bay, based from Haumoana Street. Short course to run parallel with shoreline staying well within 200m from shore zone. 

(Map showing exact location  pdf, 161kb)

 

11 August 2018

 

Waka Ama Race (Te Rotohoe), Ruamata Waka Ama Club

6.30am to 2.30pm

NO CLOSURE
Lake Usage Only

Adjacent Hannah's Bay Reserve

Map to come.

Ohau Channel

Date                     Event / Who           Time/Closure/Usage           Description                        
       

Lake Rotoiti

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       

Lake Tarawera

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description

       

ake Rotoehu

Date

Event / Who

Time/Closure/Usage

Description