The Tekapo Whitewater Course was funded by ECNZ and built by Works Construction in the bed of the Tekapo River on behalf of the Tekapo Whitewater Trust, as partial mitigation of the loss of whitewater recreational amenity in the Waitaki region.
Releases for the Tekapo Whitwater Course can only occur when there is a nominated Course Coordinator - that is, a responsible person who can arrange for collection of the key, opening and closing of the course gates and other tasks. It is vital that the Course Coordinator for a release contact Garry Gollan at Meridian Energy (
Tekapo opening committee at 27-8-02
|NZRCA Access officer (flows)||Graeme McIntyre|
|Patron NZRCA||Hugh Canard|