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, SH25a and the Tapu Coroglen roads have been closed.

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.

Whangamata Summer Festival Annual Market Day

  •  Thu 28 Dec 2023 09:00AM - Thu 28 Dec 2023 04:00PM
  • at Williamson Park, Whangamata
  •  Thu 28 Dec 2023 09:00AM - Thu 28 Dec 2023 04:00PM

Running for over 20 years, the Summer Festival Markets have something for everyone.


Wednesday 28th December

9am - 4pm

Whangamata Summer Festival Annual Craft Market

Williamson Park, Whangamata (behind Surf Club)


The Summer Festival markets have a huge range of stalls with everything from clothing, hats, shoes, sunnies, tools, arts & crafts & food stalls to plants, bee products, fruit & vegetables.  

Featuring live music from local artists and lots of stall demonstrations. 

BYO shopping bags! 


We look forward to fantastic weather, awesome stalls and entertainment this summer! See you there!*


* Remember there is a liquor ban 24hrs/7 days in all public places.

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