This information is kindly supplied by Free Beaches NZ Inc.
Respect non-Naturist neighbours. Use appropriate covering outside the accepted
Respect others’ privacy. Sit at a comfortable distance from others. Respect your
neighbour’s space. Looking is normal, but staring is rude and unacceptable behavior.
Lewd or derogatory comments are immature and unwelcome. Keep music volume low.
No sexual activity. Responsible Naturist beach users have zero tolerance for
lewd behavior. We actively support the arrest and prosecution of all sexual offenders.
Photos: Ask first! Practice common courtesy, and ask for the consent of your subjects
before taking any photos. Minors should never be photographed without the express
consent of parents. All photography must be free of lewd content.
Keeping it clean & pristine. Don’t litter. Keep the beach clean – pick up stray litter you
find. Glass containers are NOT allowed on the beach. Smokers – cigarette butts do NOT
belong in the sea or on the sand, dispose of them properly. Stay out of the dunes and
other environmentally sensitive areas.
Do your part as a good citizen to keep the beach safe and secure for all. Don’t tolerate
inappropriate behavior, but report it to council patrol or the police at
once. An effective hold-up for perves is their own medicine – stare at them persistently!