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.

Mussel Barge Snapper Safaris

Mussel Barge Snapper Safaris offer full and half day charters in and around the mussel farms of Coromandel.


Come and enjoy the fabulous fishing amongst the mussel farms. See the harvesting barges in action, working the myriad mussel farms in and around Coromandel Harbour and enjoy our awesome scenery at the same time. We run casual and private group bookings, as well as offering a safe and fun filled adventure for schools, special needs groups, elderly, and the very young. Our prices are very competitive with children half price on a casual and discounts for school group. Ideal for team building trips, stag do's, birthday celebrations and any other type of gathering. We are able to cater for up to 55/60 for sightseeing trips and 40 for fishing. Rods and bait can be supplied and both vessels have a bbq on board.

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Physical Address

82 Pagitt St
Coromandel Town 3506
New Zealand

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