It is recommended recreational users allow the water to clear before using the beach again after periods of heavy rainfall.
The Motueka River at Alexanders Bridge is 10 minutes drive southwest (up-river) from Motueka. There is a deep pool and rocks to jump off just upstream of the bridge.
During the peak Christmas-January period this site has between 50 and 80 visitors a day.
The main recreational use is swimming. Kayaking down the lower Motueka River is also common.
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