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.
Take some time out to enjoy this beautiful Tibetan Buddhist place of retreat, whether it's a stroll in the gardens, seeing beautiful artwork, trying guided meditation, or having a complimentary cup of tea or coffee and a browse in the shop.
Nestled in the Colville valley is this lovely and peaceful Tibetan Buddhist retreat centre where everyone is welcome to come for a visit, whether it's casually dropping in, staying in the accommodation, sitting in on guided meditation, or trying a course or retreat. The property features beautiful gardens and pond, a Tibetan stupa, paintings and statues, a meditation hall, lounge, library and shop. Throughout the year the centre offers a variety of courses, retreats and events both for Buddhists and for those who are just curious or want to try meditation and explore how to be happy.
2183 Colville Rd., RD4
Colville, Coromandel Town