Date: Monday 17 October 2011. 09:00 NZ Standard Time. Low tide at 04:10, 116:30 (0.6-3.0m).
Goat Island: Almost clear sky slight NW wind, water ruffled, some swell. Visibilitypoor to fair (2-6m) improving. Temperature 13ºC. You can last 1.5-2 hours in our winter wetsuits. Dirty patch by the beach
This from the Sea Friends website - they post an update most days:http://www.seafriends.org.nz/fcl/sea.htm