Braeside Swamp

Description: None available.

Type/Class: Swamp. '2'

Size: 2.6 ha.

Altitude: 0-20 m above sea level.

Approximate location: Maungatua Road, 1.6 km Northeast of Waipori Falls Road, Berwick. NZTM (centre point): E1376630 N4909360

Regional Plan: Water for Otago. Schedule 9 Regionally Significant Wetland, no.16, Map F57

Territorial Authority: Dunedin City Council.


Interactive map of Braeside Swamp

Recorded Values

Value Description
A5 Scarce in Otago in terms of its ecological or physical character. Less than 15% of marshes remain in Otago. '2'
A1-A4, A6-A9 No relevant information is currently held by the ORC.



Aerial View of Braeside Swamp (March 2006)



2. Ausseil, A.G., Newsome, P., Johnson, P, (2008) Wetland Mapping in the Otago Region. Landcare Research Contract Report prepared for the Otago Regional Council.

Page last updated 13 July 2024.