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For health advice following the recent oil spill in the Bay of Plenty please go to

As a public health precaution, it is routinely recommended that people avoid swimming in rivers, streams and harbour areas for 48 hours after heavy rainfall events. For further public health information visit

Waioeka River at Pile RdWhakatane River at Peketahi BridgeWhakatane River at Ruatoki BridgeRangitaiki River at Te Teko BridgeTarawera Beach at Tarawera River MouthHikuwai Beach End of Snell RoadWaiotahi Beach Surf ClubWaiotahi EstuaryOhiwa Harbour at Reserve Boat RampOhope Beach Anne St Ohope Beach Surf Club Whakatane Heads Piripai at Ohuirehe RdOtara River  at SH35 Waioweka River at Bend near Waioeka PaWaioeka River at SH2 Tauranga River at Wardlaw GladeWhakatane River at Landing Road Rangitaiki River at Thornton Boat RampTarawera River at Kawerau Bridge