Our Bar cameras are only one of the aids available to skippers to help them make the decision on whether it’s safe to cross a bar.

Check out some other useful information:

Live cam and wave buoy forecasts for Bowentown and Pukehina

Using your mobile phone? View the mobile friendly table.

Bowentown wave buoy map

Bowentown wave buoy

PLEASE NOTE: The Bowentown buoy is currently out of action for annual maintenance and should be active again within the next few days.

Pukehina wave buoy map

Pukehina wave buoy

The wave buoy is located 13km off Pukehina Beach, in 62m of water, in a central position within the curve of the Bay of Plenty coastline.