Lake Rotomanu is accessed via Clemow Road. You can take a short walk around the lake, stop for a picnic or continue on to the Te Rewa Rewa Bridge and the Coastal Walkway.
The lake is a popular recreational area for watersports including jetskiing, waterskiing, boating and kayaking.
The lake is undergoing maintenance at the moment and is closed to the public. The reserve and walking paths surrounding the lake remain open.