It is recommended recreational users allow the water to clear before using the beach again after periods of heavy rainfall.
Tukurua is approximately 10 minutes drive north of Takaka. This site is at Tukurua Campground playground.
At the peak Christmas-New Year period the river has between around 100 visitors a day.
At other times the river has 5 to 10 visitors a day.
The main recreational uses are swimming and camping.
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