Swimming at Castlepoint

When it’s hot in the Wairarapa you just have to take the plunge!  These are some top Wairarapa swimming spots - including a few hidden gems.

Read these tips for safe river swimming. And always check the mountain forecast first, as rain can make river levels rise suddenly.

Check water quality here - this website is updated daily. 

If you’re looking for family-friendly swimming in the sea, you can't go past a daytrip to Castlepoint and Riversdale.

Masterton and close by
Carterton and close by
Greytown and close by
Martinborough and close by
Featherston and close by