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.

Kauri Cliff Gallery

Visit Kauri Cliff Gallery Home of New Zealand award winning Kauri Sculptor Tony Howse.


View and enjoy this amazing Kauri Sculpture Gallery on The Coromandel.

Award Winning Sculptor Tony Howse has been sculpting NZ native timber for over 30 years. His appreciation and knowledge is reflected in his works. Creating beautiful kauri art works that embrace New Zealand's natural environment and cultural history. See Kauri Sculpture at its finest.

Tony's working studio is part of his gallery.  The opportunity to tour this space and see one of NZ's most prominent sculptors at work is an unique experience offered to all visitors to the gallery.

Open  9am-5pm Thursday through to Sunday, or by appointment.
To make an appointment: Facebook message or text 0272414729

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$400 – $12000
Physical Address

5 Aileen Place
Whangamata 3620
New Zealand

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