It could be in your area at any time during the year - use the booking tool to find out when your collection is scheduled.A flyer and a letter will arrive in your letterbox before your collection advising when and how to book, if you haven't done so already.Once you've made your booking, we will tell you by email, text or phone what day in your collection period we will pick up your items.
The neighbouring Beachlands area also has three small, safe swimming beaches – Sunkist Bay, Shelley Bay and Green Bay.
These sheltered white sand beaches are part of the Pohutukawa Coast, named for New Zealand’s native trees that make the coastline even more spectacular when their flaming blooms arrive in summer.
Visitors and locals alike enjoy the vast range of aquatic activities that the Auckland environment offers, whether at the beach, lake, river or pool, boating, fishing or diving.
Please be aware that water presents a potential hazard, for safety steps you can take when enjoying yourself in, on and under the water please click here.
Auckland beaches are beautiful and are great places to visit but please be aware they can present a potential hazard - for safety steps you can take when enjoying yourself at Auckland’s beaches please visit Water Safety New Zealand.
Surf Life Saving New Zealand patrol over 80 of New Zealand’s busiest beaches each summer, please click here.
Always swim between the red and yellow patrol flags as they identify the safest area to swim when an active lifesaving patrol is on the beach.
Source: LINZ Daylight Saving: Please note that tide times have been corrected for daylight saving time.
Disclaimer: Met Service and LINZ accept no liability for any direct, indirect, consequential or incidental damages that result from any errors in the tide information, whether due to Met Service, LINZ or a third party, or that arise from the use, or misuse, of the tide information contained in this website.
Tide data viewed or downloaded from this web site is not equivalent to or a replacement for the official tide data as specified in Maritime Rules Part 25 Nautical Charts and Publications (pursuant to Section 36 of the Maritime Transport Act 1994).
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