Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) has declared a Restricted Fire Season for the entire Horowhenua District, as of 8am on Monday, 18 February 2019. A Prohibited Fire Season remains in place on all Horowhenua beaches and sand dunes.
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Water restrictions for Foxton and Foxton Beach have been lifted, effective from Wednesday, 13 March 2019, due to reduced demand for water.
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Level 2 water restrictions are in place for Levin and Ōhau from Wednesday 13 February until further notice.
A popular picnic area on the banks of the Manawatu River, just downstream from the Manawatu Marine Boating Club which is a great place for kids to catch a fish off the jetty. A lime walkway on top of the rivers stop bank takes you past the world famous ‘Ramsar’ site which is home to rare migrating birds, then through to Holben Reserve. For those who wish to explore a little further a dune walkway leads down to the estuary and out to the Manawatu River mouth. Dogs allowed on a leash but please keep away from birds.
Hartley St, Foxton Beach, Foxton Beach 4815 View Map
Hartley St, Foxton Beach ,
Foxton Beach 4815
06 366 0999
06 366 0983