Waipatiki Lagoon is located on the coast at Waipatiki Beach. The beach is a popular summer destination and is located near a campground and holiday homes.
Waipatiki Lagoon is monitored for summer recreational water quality. The coastal water is also monitored. The catchment is short and is a mixture of farmland and native bush.
Recreation information has moved to the "Can I Swim Here?" section of LAWA