Issued 28th Jan 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 closed, and Te Whatu Ora Waikato advises everyone to not use coastal beaches, lakes, rivers and streams until at least 48 hours following heavy rainfall due to potential bacterial contamination.
Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies.
Visiting The Coromandel without transport or unable to drive your rental vehicle over our gravelly, winding roads? Keen to explore the remote yet beautiful sights of the Northern Coromandel Peninsula on the way to the spectacular Coromandel Coastal Walkway? Let us look after you with our comfortable eleven seater minibus, passionate local guide and delicious afternoon teas. This full day tour includes a self guided hike of 3-4 hours over one of New Zealand's most popular coastal walks.
For keen walkers there is the option to add the 3km Muriwai Walk along the clifftops beside the lively Colville Channel or the return leg along the pohutukawa lined coast road can be ebiked for those wanting to spend extra time in our great outdoors.
76 Wharf Road
Colville, Coromandel Town