Coromandel region

Walking up a stream, Kauaeranga Valley. Photo: Rebecca Stanley.

Walking up a stream, Kauaeranga Valley

Map showing Coromandel region.

The Kauaeranga Valley has many campgrounds nestled beside the Kauaeranga River, which flows down from the Coromandel Ranges through the valley. The valley has a choice of walks, swimming spots and historic relics from kauri logging days.

View the Kauaeranga Valley and Broken Hills recreation brochure (PDF, 4,823K).

Location

The Kauaeranga Valley is 13 km to the east in behind the town of Thames, on the Coromandel Peninsula.
 
 

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Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Coromandel places

Contacts

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 867 9080
Address:   Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
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Waiau / Coromandel Base
Phone:      +64 7 866 1100
Email:   coromandel@doc.govt.nz
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Hauraki Office
Phone:      +64 7 867 9180
Email:   thames@doc.govt.nz
Full office details