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, some roads have been closed (with alternative routes to be taken).
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.
A little bay tucked away, absolutely perfect for swimming and relaxing. Beautiful views out to the Whanganui and Motutapere Islands. You can also take a short 30 minute bush walk up Kowhai Drive where you are rewarded with stunning views. A short 7.5kms by car from Coromandel Town.