Local Community Information

Christchurch City Council: 03 941 8999 – Call centre to report noise issues, rubbish being dumped, concerns about wharf, boat ramp, reserves

Police: 111 for an emergency otherwise 03 363 7400

Fire Brigade: 111 – out of control fire

Fire Officer: Dave Evans 027 295 1663  – if you have a concern regarding a fire issue

Harbour Master: 0800 324 636   harbourmaster@ecan.govt.nz

Fisheries: 0800poacher – 0800 761 1437 for concerns regarding illegal fishing and shellfish gathering

DOC: 03 341 9100, 0800 362 468 for concern re injured wildlife or safety hazards

Pollution hotline: 0800 76 55 88 to report a fuel and hazardous substance spill

Navigation safety: 0800 324 636 to report a breach of boating rules or an accident

Local weather

Akaroa Tides    (Magnet Bay Tides)

Akaroa & The Bays Website

Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade Facebook Page  (good for finding out updates on road conditions)

Akaroa and The Bays Camping Brochure

Cruise Ship Schedule

Little River website

Wainui Wastewater Scheme

Wainui Bay Boat Ramp

The Wainui Boat ramp located on the main road of Wainui requires a license for use.
The form can be filled out here: Boat Ramp Application Form

Barrys Bay Boat Ramp

The Barrys Bay ramp located on the Wainu Main Road in Barrys Bay is free for use, but is limited by tide times and conditions.

For more information on boat ramps and jetties in the area click here: Boat ramps and jetties