The body of a woman has washed up on a private beach in the Hawke's Bay this afternoon.

Police are at the scene at Tangoio making inquiries to identify her and the circumstances surrounding the death.

Police are at the scene at Tangoio making inquiries to identify her and the circumstances surrounding the death. Photo / Google
Police are at the scene at Tangoio making inquiries to identify her and the circumstances surrounding the death. Photo / Google