Issued 28th Jan 2023 and as at 7th Feb 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 also closed. Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies. Driving times and routes can be found here.
Wainora Campsite is a Low Cost Campground located in the Kauaeranga Valley.
Follow the Kauaeranga Valley Rd from Thames for 14km to the visitor centre. Wainora is 7km north and the 4th campground on the left past the Visitor Centre. Access is via a gravel road.