Issued 28th Jan 2023 and as at 7th Feb 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, SH25a and the Tapu Coroglen roads have been closed. Some local DOC campsites are also closed. Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies. Driving times and routes can be found here.
Purpose built water taxi, seats up to 17 people, providing a pickup and drop off service every 30 minutes from hahei Beach or Cathedral Cove. No bookings needed - just wait on the beach by the yellow/black flag. For the day's operation status and departure times, please phone 027 919 0563 for an automated message. The water taxi's operation is very weather dependent and as your safety is our #1 priority, we reserve the right to cancel all trips due to poor weather and sea conditions or insufficient numbers. The boarding ramp rests in shallow water when boarding takes place so you will get your feet wet. Available for special functions, groups, wedding transport and bus tours short on time.
Hahei Beach Reserve