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Auckland and parts of the Waikato are at Covid Alert Level 3, the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2
Permitted recreational activities vary by region, to learn more about what what is permitted in your region visit covid19.govt.nz/activities/sports-and-recreation
To learn more about what you need to do to stay safe visit and for more information on what is permitted visit: covid19.govt.nz

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Rating information for Boating

This rating is a guide to determine how pleasant the boating conditions are likely to be. But this should not be treated as a substitute for using all available sources of information for the purpose of safety.
10A green rating between 7 and 10 indicates calm waters, based on little or no wind, and swell height less than a metre.
6An orange rating between 4 and 6 indicates average boating conditions, possibly affected by light-fair winds, and a swell height around 1-2 metres.
1A red rating between 1 and 3 suggests poor and possibly dangerous conditions such as strong winds and a big swell height 2-3 metres plus.
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